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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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Explosive
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Sakurajima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXPLODED AT 20191105/0532Z FL130 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 05/0530Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Tuesday Nov 05, 2019 06:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 05/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191105/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/409
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20191105/0532Z FL130 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 05/0530Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N3136 E13039 - N3139 E13045 - N3136 E13107 -
N3126 E13100 - N3129 E13043 MOV SE 10KT SFC/FL080 N3124 E13131 -
N3119 E13152 - N3110 E13214 - N3051 E13210 - N3116 E13132 MOV SE
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/1130Z SFC/FL110 N3109 E13232 - N3053 E13237 -
N3045 E13112 - N3113 E13026 - N3126 E13041 SFC/FL070 N3034 E13258 -
N3006 E13247 - N3006 E13112 - N3033 E13050 - N3049 E13220
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1730Z SFC/FL090 N3024 E13318 - N3001 E13321 -

N2954 E13038 - N3105 E12941 - N3122 E13026 - N3024 E13107
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA[FL120][FL080] OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA OF
PREVIOUS VAA[FL100] IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD OR HAS
DISSIPATED. NEW ERUPTION REPORTED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20191105/1200Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  5 Nov 2019
Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Monday, Nov 04, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  4 Nov 2019
Monday, Nov 04, 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 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Nov 04, 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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