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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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Sakurajima volcano eruptions:
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: POSS VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 01/1720Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Friday Nov 01, 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 NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 01/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191101/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/377
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 01/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3134 E13038 - N3154 E13010 - N3200 E13017 -
N3138 E13041 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/2320Z SFC/FL060 N3218 E13011 - N3135 E13048 -
N3137 E13003 - N3203 E12945
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0520Z SFC/FL060 N3246 E13019 - N3156 E13044 -

N3133 E13040 - N3153 E12946 - N3223 E12941
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HOWEVER VA IS STILL EXPECTED IN THE
AREA. VA OF PREVIOUS VAA[FL090] IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD

OR HAS DISSIPATED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20191102/0000Z=

Previous news
Friday, Nov 01, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  1 Nov 2019
Friday, Nov 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 31 Oct 2019
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 11000 ft (3400 m) altitude or flight level 110 and is moving at 20 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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