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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: 10/1720Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Thursday Oct 10, 2019 18:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 10/10/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191010/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/253
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 10/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3134 E13039 - N3118 E13003 - N3141 E13004 -
N3137 E13039 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/2320Z SFC/FL060 N3135 E13040 - N2942 E12930 -
N3025 E12902 - N3101 E12919
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/0520Z SFC/FL060 N3135 E13040 - N2716 E12907 -

N2855 E12812
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191011/0000Z=

Previous news
Thursday, Oct 10, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Oct 10, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 10 Oct 2019
Thursday, Oct 10, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Oct 09, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  9 Oct 2019
Wednesday, Oct 09, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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