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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: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 05/2320Z to 11000 ft (3400 m)

Wednesday Nov 06, 2019 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  6 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 6 Nov 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 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 06/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191105/2358Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/416
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 05/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N3134 E13035 - N3137 E13041 - N3117 E13133 -
N3058 E13111 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0520Z SFC/FL110 N3147 E13021 - N3112 E13117 -
N3041 E13049 - N3135 E12952
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1120Z SFC/FL110 N3252 E13018 - N3117 E13101 -

N3054 E13017 - N3108 E12953 - N3136 E13007 - N3232 E12941
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA[FL100] IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD

OR HAS DISSIPATED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20191106/0600Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019
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. ... [more]
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]

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