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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 20200104/1440Z FL070 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 04/1440Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Saturday Jan 04, 2020 15:15 PM | BY: VN

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 30 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 15:14 UTC, 04/01/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200104/1513Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/4
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20200104/1440Z FL070 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 04/1440Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3135 E13038 - N3137 E13043 - N3101 E13101 -
N3057 E13053 MOV S 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/2040Z SFC/FL060 N2941 E13124 - N2932 E13228 -
N2855 E13238 - N2854 E13106 - N2927 E13055
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/0240Z SFC/FL050 N2755 E13303 - N2719 E13255 -

N2734 E13025 - N2755 E13009 - N2815 E13106
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200104/1800Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  4 Jan 2020
Saturday, Jan 04, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  3 Jan 2020
Friday, Jan 03, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
An ash plume from Sakurajima volcano (image: Tarumizu City webcam)
Thursday, Jan 02, 2020
The eruptive activity of the volcano continues. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 28 Dec 2019
Saturday, Dec 28, 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. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 27 Dec 2019
Friday, Dec 27, 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. ... [more]

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