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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 CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 16/0520Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Monday Sep 16, 2019 06:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Sep 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 20 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 05:58 UTC, 16/09/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190916/0558Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/202
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 16/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N3117 E13035 - N3118 E13042 - N3007 E13048 -
N2948 E13023 MOV S 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1120Z SFC/FL120 N3001 E13058 - N2844 E13032 -
N2827 E12946 - N2848 E12937 - N3022 E13016
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1720Z SFC/FL110 N2850 E13021 - N2722 E12929 -

N2710 E12852 - N2729 E12836 - N2939 E12931
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190916/1200Z=

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