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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: 10/2320Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Friday Oct 11, 2019 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 11 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 11 Oct 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.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 11/10/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191011/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/254
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 10/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3135 E13040 - N3123 E13026 - N3126 E13024 -
N3136 E13039 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/0520Z SFC/FL060 N3135 E13040 - N2941 E13005 -
N2937 E12936 - N3011 E12939
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/1120Z SFC/FL060 N3135 E13045 - N2922 E13045 -

N2656 E13010 - N2732 E12924 - N3025 E12953
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191011/0600Z=

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 10 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 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]

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