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Sarychev Peak volcano
stratovolcano 1496 m (4,908 ft)
Central Kuriles, Kuril Islands, 48.09°N / 153.2°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Sarychev Peak volcano eruptions:
2019 (?), 2010 (?), 2009 (12 June, subplinian eruption), 1989, 1986, 1976, 1965, 1960, 1954, 1946, 1932?, 1930, 1928, 1927, 1923, 1878, 1805, 1760
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
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Eruption news and updates from Sarychev Peak:

Sarychev Peak Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190516/0840Z FL080 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 16/0950Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Thursday May 16, 2019 10:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 20 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 10:27 UTC, 16/05/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190516/1026Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SARYCHEV PEAK 290240
PSN: N4806 E15312
AREA: KURIL ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190516/0840Z FL080 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 16/0950Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N4749 E15319 - N4741 E15319 - N4735 E15316 -
N4735 E15311 - N4749 E15312 MOV S 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1550Z SFC/FL080 N4611 E15413 - N4551 E15411 -
N4656 E15254 - N4704 E15302
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/2150Z SFC/FL070 N4433 E15520 - N4412 E15519 -

N4631 E15248 - N4637 E15257 - N4555 E15358
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190516/1200Z=

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