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Suwanose-jima volcano
stratovolcano 799 m/ 2,621 ft
Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 29.64°N / 129.72°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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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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Suwanose-jima volcano, Japan, news & activity updates

Suwanose-jima volcano (Ryukyu Islands, Japan) activity update: sporadic ash explosions

Fri, 13 Jan 2012, 00:01
00:01 AM | BY: T
The Tokyo VAAC reported an explosion from Suwanose-jima on 12 January.
Previous news
Thu, 13 Aug 2009, 08:18
The Tokyo VAAC reported an explosion from Suwanose-jima on 10 August. ... read all
Tue, 10 Mar 2009, 13:37
There have been reported explosions in the time of 26 February to 2nd March with ash plumes rosing to altitudes of 1-2 km. ... read all
Thu, 15 Jan 2009, 23:05
There was a explosion at Suwanose-jima on 9 January. ... read all
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:47
Suwanose-jima produced explosion or eruption plumes that rose to 1-3 km at the time of 21-28 October. ... read all
Thu, 23 Oct 2008, 16:17
Based on information from JMA, the Tokyo VAAC reported that explosions ... read all
 

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