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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 20191106/0638Z FL140 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 06/0640Z to 11000 ft (3400 m)

Wednesday Nov 06, 2019 07:15 AM | BY: VN

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 5 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 07:06 UTC, 06/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191106/0706Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/419
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20191106/0638Z FL140 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 06/0640Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N3120 E13125 - N3047 E13134 - N3022 E13145 -
N3017 E13135 - N3049 E13113 - N3122 E13112 MOV S 5KT SFC/FL110 N3132

E13039 - N3134 E13027 - N3143 E13028 - N3146 E13037 - N3137 E13043
MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/1240Z SFC/FL120 N3101 E13130 - N3015 E13105 -
N3012 E13035 - N3050 E13029 - N3226 E13055 - N3226 E13111 SFC/FL100
N3259 E13036 - N3209 E13044 - N3149 E13020 - N3249 E13016
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1840Z SFC/FL110 N3441 E13146 - N3301 E13139
-
N3230 E13049 - N3227 E13029 - N3309 E13112 - N3428 E13131
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NEW ERUPTION REPORTED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20191106/1200Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  6 Nov 2019
Wednesday, Nov 06, 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. ... [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 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]

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