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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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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: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 12/0530Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Sunday May 12, 2019 06:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 12 May 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 12 May 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 12/05/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190512/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/153
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 AIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 12/0530Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N3048 E13217 - N3054 E13240 - N3048 E13243 -
N3040 E13223 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/1130Z SFC/FL120 N3009 E13448 - N2951 E13450 -
N2951 E13309 - N3027 E13126 - N3011 E13309
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190512/1200Z=

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