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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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Sakurajima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXPLODED AT 20190301/0309Z FL120 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 01/0340Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Friday Mar 01, 2019 04:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 35 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 04:09 UTC, 01/03/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190301/0409Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/67
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA AIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20190301/0309Z FL120 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 01/0340Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N3137 E13039 - N3135 E13046 - N3136 E13052 -
N3131 E13053 - N3131 E13046 - N3133 E13037 MOV E 35KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0940Z SFC/FL120 N3114 E13444 - N3102 E13503 -
N3047 E13217 - N3116 E13054 - N3129 E13105 - N3058 E13214
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1540Z SFC/FL110 N3051 E13822 - N3044 E13850 -

N3010 E13551 - N2953 E13209 - N3059 E13048 - N3120 E13058 - N3013
E13307
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190301/0600Z=

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Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 26 Feb 2019
Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
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Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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