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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: ERUPTED AT 20191106/1239Z FL120 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 06/1320Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Wednesday Nov 06, 2019 14:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 13:49 UTC, 06/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191106/1349Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/422
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20191106/1239Z FL120 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 06/1320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N3241 E13043 - N3253 E13040 - N3254 E13050 -
N3241 E13050 MOV NE 15KT SFC/FL120 N3136 E13039 - N3145 E13043 -
N3137 E13047 MOV NE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/1920Z SFC/FL150 N3512 E13316 - N3418 E13223 -
N3325 E13156 - N3312 E13130 - N3426 E13153 - N3514 E13254 SFC/FL120
N3337 E13210 - N3316 E13217 - N3217 E13152 - N3158 E13059 - N3225
E13129
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/0120Z SFC/FL120 N3515 E13459 - N3458 E13501
-
N3213 E13227 - N3203 E13146 - N3344 E13256
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA[FL070] HAS DISSIPATED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.

NEW VA OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20191106/1800Z=

Previous news
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 5 kts in S direction. ... [more]
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]

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