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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: VA AT 20191227/2300Z FL050 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 27/2300Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Friday Dec 27, 2019 23:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 27 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 27 Dec 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 and is moving at 5 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 23:29 UTC, 27/12/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191227/2329Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/707
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20191227/2300Z FL050 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 27/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N3133 E13036 - N3142 E13039 - N3142 E13045 -
N3131 E13042 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/0500Z SFC/FL050 N3137 E13110 - N3102 E13021 -
N3132 E13039 - N3139 E13059
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/1100Z SFC/FL050 N3146 E13142 - N3144 E13101 -

N3043 E13008 - N3142 E13034 - N3155 E13105
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191228/0300Z=

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