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Satellite image of Sakura Jima volcano (c) Google Earth View
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Sakurajima volcano
stratovolcano 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Sakurajima volcano eruptions:
1955-ongoing, 1954(?), 1950, 1948, 1946, 1942, 1941, 1940, 1939, 1938, 1935, 1914-15, 1899(?), 1860, 1799, 1797, 1794, 1792, 1791, 1790, 1785, 1783, 1782, 1779-81, 1756, 1749, 1742, 1706, 1678, 1670(?), 1642, 1478, 1471-76, 1468, 778, 766, 764, 716-18, 712(?), 708
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Explosive
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Sakurajima volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 15/0520Z

Saturday Dec 15, 2018 06:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 15 Dec 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 15 Dec 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 15/12/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181215/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/827
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 15/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N3146 E13037 - N3145 E13044 - N3136 E13044 -
N3051 E13140 - N3047 E13137 - N3118 E13047 - N3135 E13035 MOV SE
15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1120Z SFC/FL120 N3052 E13314 - N2947 E13421 -
N2947 E13150 - N3045 E13007 - N3141 E13007 - N3058 E13154
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: EASTERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20181215/1200Z=

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