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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 20200121/0520Z FL060 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 21/0520Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Tue, 21 Jan 2020, 06:15
06:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 21 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 21 Jan 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 21/01/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200121/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/80
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20200121/0520Z FL060 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 21/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3135 E13040 - N3130 E13040 - N3122 E13045 -
N3120 E13040 - N3130 E13034 - N3136 E13038 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1120Z SFC/FL060 N3127 E13044 - N3105 E13050 -
N3133 E13007 - N3157 E13007
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1720Z SFC/FL060 N3217 E13059 - N3156 E13059 -

N3228 E12932 - N3310 E13017
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA HAS DISSIPATED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. NEW VA

OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200121/1200Z=

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