Suwanose-jima volcano, Japan, news & activity updates
Suwanosejima volcano (Ryukyu Islands, Japan): explosion this morning
Thursday Jul 02, 2020 08:04 AM | BY: MARTIN
Suwanosejima volcano this morning (image: JMA)The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported that explosion occurred from the Otake crater this morning at 08:36 local time. Ash plume reached 19,685 ft (6,000 m) altitude and drifted E.
Constant glow is visible from the summit crater.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows could affect an area of about 1 km distance from the main crater.
Source: Japan Meteorological Agency volcano activity update 2 July 2020
Thursday, Jul 02, 2020
Suwanose-jima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTED AT 20200701/2336Z FL060 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 01/2330Z
Wednesday, Jun 17, 2020
Suwanose-jima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXPLODED AT 20200617/1500Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG: 17/1440Z
Thursday, Jun 04, 2020
Suwanose-jima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTED AT 20200604/1540Z FL060 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 04/1540Z
Monday, Jun 01, 2020
Suwanosejima volcano (Ryukyu Islands, Japan): constant glow associated with continuing ash emissions
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported that eruptive activity of the volcano continues during the past days. Five eruptions were recorded since the last update. The last eruption occurred on 29 May at 23:19 local time when explosion generated an ash plume, which reached approx. 4,000 ft (1,219 m) altitude and drifted E. ... read all