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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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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: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 09/1120Z to 9000 ft (2700 m)

Saturday Nov 09, 2019 12:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  9 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 9 Nov 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 09/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191109/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/444
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 09/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 N3114 E13009 - N3120 E13018 - N3106 E13030 -
N3058 E13018 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1720Z SFC/FL070 N2943 E13042 - N2921 E13028 -
N2948 E12931 - N3011 E12951
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191109/1800Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Nov 09, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Nov 08, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 25 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Eruption of Sakurajima volcano this morning (image: @volcanohull / public domain)
Friday, Nov 08, 2019
The activity at the volcano has been increasing during the past few weeks, in particular since the end of October. ... [more]
Friday, Nov 08, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  7 Nov 2019
Thursday, Nov 07, 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 S direction. ... [more]

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