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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: VA AT 20191207/1040Z FL070 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 07/1040Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Saturday Dec 07, 2019 11:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  7 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 7 Dec 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 15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 11:11 UTC, 07/12/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191207/1110Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/604
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20191207/1040Z FL070 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 07/1040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3137 E13042 - N3123 E13038 - N3127 E13032 -
N3139 E13037 MOV S 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1640Z SFC/FL070 N3043 E13035 - N2941 E13020 -
N3009 E13005 - N3033 E13012
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/2240Z SFC/FL060 N2959 E12957 - N2952 E13003 -

N2921 E12941 - N2800 E13007 - N2747 E12959 - N2830 E12927 - N2921
E12930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191207/1500Z=

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Thursday, Dec 05, 2019
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  4 Dec 2019
Wednesday, Dec 04, 2019
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