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Satellite image of Sakura Jima volcano (c) Google Earth View
Image satellite du volcan Sakura Jima (c) Google Earth View
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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Sakurajima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 28/0520Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Saturday Dec 28, 2019 06:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 28 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 28 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 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 28/12/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191228/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/709
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 28/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N3135 E13039 - N3144 E13042 - N3142 E13044 -
N3135 E13040 MOV NE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/1120Z SFC/FL050 N3159 E13120 - N3121 E13038 -
N3138 E13037 - N3159 E13058
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/1720Z SFC/FL050 N3232 E13212 - N3112 E13019 -

N3151 E13021 - N3236 E13057
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191228/1200Z=

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