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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 AT 20190315/0620Z FL050 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 15/0620Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Friday Mar 15, 2019 07:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 15 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 15 Mar 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 .
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:48 UTC, 15/03/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190315/0648Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/97
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20190315/0620Z FL050 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 15/0620Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N3136 E13040 - N3126 E13108 - N3119 E13104 MOV

SE 40KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1220Z SFC/FL040 N3058 E13239 - N3004 E13318 -
N2952 E13254 - N3058 E13224
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1820Z SFC/FL020 N3018 E13457 - N2838 E13457 -

N2838 E13432 - N3018 E13432
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190315/1200Z=

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