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Sakurajima volcano
stratovolcano 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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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: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 11/1130Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Monday Mar 11, 2019 12:15 PM | BY: VN

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 30 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 11/03/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190311/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/79
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 11/1130Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3137 E13041 - N3124 E13138 - N3133 E13158 -
N3110 E13229 - N3102 E13223 - N3115 E13156 - N3111 E13135 - N3134
E13038 MOV E 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1730Z SFC/FL080 N3203 E13458 - N3128 E13550 -
N3035 E13432 - N3054 E13322 - N3139 E13038 - N3128 E13335
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/2330Z SFC/FL090 N3300 E13847 - N3226 E13931 -

N3030 E13714 - N3052 E13449 - N3103 E13150 - N3135 E13038 - N3111
E13617
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190311/1800Z=

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