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stratovolcano 799 m/ 2,621 ft
Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 29.64°N / 129.72°E
: minor activity or eruption warning
(3 out of 5)
Suwanose-jima volcano eruptions:
2004 (Oct) - ongoing: intermittent strombolian-type activity
Since 1949: essentially continuous activity
2000 (Dec) - Jul 2004 (Jul): strombolian activity, 1999 (Jan-Feb, June), 1996 (Dec) - 1997 (Apr), 1949-96, 1940, 1938, 1934 (?), 1925, 1921-22, 1915 (?), 1914 (?), 1889, 1885, 1884, 1877, 1813-14 (sub-plinian Bunka eruption), around 1600 AD (large explosive eruption)
Typical eruption style:
Suwanose-jima volcano, Japan, news & activity updates
Suwanose-jima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXPLODED AT 20210109/2027Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG: 09/2020Z
Sat, 9 Jan 2021, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVFE01 at 20:48 UTC, 09/01/21 from RJTD
VOLCANO: SUWANOSEJIMA 282030
PSN: N2938 E12943
SUMMIT ELEV: 796M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/10
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20210109/2027Z VA CLD UNKNOWN
OBS VA DTG: 09/2020Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL180 270/74KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=
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