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Suwanose-jima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTED AT 20210709/1223Z FL090 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 09/1220Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Fri, 9 Jul 2021, 13:00
13:00 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:48 UTC, 09/07/21 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210709/1248Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SUWANOSEJIMA 282030
PSN: N2938 E12943
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 796M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/581
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20210709/1223Z FL090 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 09/1220Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N2939 E12943 - N3000 E13011 - N2958 E13036 -
N2949 E13035 MOV NE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1820Z SFC/FL090 N3105 E13226 - N3027 E13222 -
N2938 E12943 - N3107 E13112
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0020Z SFC/FL100 N3206 E13430 - N3108 E13420 -

N2938 E12943 - N3208 E13258
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NEW ERUPTION REPORTED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20210709/1800Z=

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stratovolcano 799 m/ 2,621 ft
Ryukyu Islands (Japan), 29.64°N / 129.72°E
Current status: erupting (4 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
explosive, strombolian
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