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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 20191105/1124Z OVER FL040 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 05/1220Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Tuesday Nov 05, 2019 13:00 PM | BY: VN

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 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:52 UTC, 05/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191105/1252Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/412
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20191105/1124Z OVER FL040 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 05/1220Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N3121 E13140 - N3113 E13154 - N3045 E13111 -
N3106 E13102 - N3121 E13112 MOV SE 10KT SFC/FL100 N3136 E13039 -
N3133 E13052 - N3126 E13041 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/1820Z SFC/FL120 N3028 E13311 - N3001 E13243 -
N3003 E13116 - N3021 E13034 - N3047 E13037 SFC/FL090 N3052 E13122 -
N3039 E13123 - N3113 E13006 - N3129 E13029
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/0020Z SFC/FL100 N2955 E13136 - N2924 E13341 -

N2856 E13323 - N2926 E13010 - N2952 E12945 - N3017 E12954 - N3001
E13032 SFC/FL070 N3108 E13030 - N3002 E13135 - N3010 E13018 - N3049
E12927 - N3115 E13004
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NEW VA OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20191105/1800Z=

Previous news
Volcanic plume from Sakurajima volcano yesterday (image: Tarumizu city webcam)
Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recorded at the Minamidake summit crater 31 eruptions, 18 explosions and few volcanic earthquakes during the period 1 November-5 November 2019. ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019
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. ... [more]
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]

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