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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTED AT 20161025/2140Z FL060 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 25/2250Z

Tuesday Oct 25, 2016 23:30 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:15 UTC, 25/10/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161025/2315Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SUWANOSEJIMA 282030
PSN: N2938 E12943
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 796M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/136
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20161025/2140Z FL060 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 25/2250Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N2944 E12946 - N2954 E12955 - N2951 E12959 -
N2941 E12951 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0450Z SFC/FL060 N2959 E13030 - N3007 E13102 -
N2951 E13054 - N2949 E13024
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/1050Z SFC/FL050 N3008 E13219 - N3003 E13222 -

N2945 E13213 - N2930 E13126
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161026/0300Z=

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Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016
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Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 16 Sep 2016
Friday, Sep 16, 2016
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Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 15 Sep 2016
Thursday, Sep 15, 2016
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Suwanosejima island seen this evening from Toshima island 20 km to the NE (JMA webcam)
Thursday, Aug 25, 2016
After about a week of relative calm, the volcano's activity - probably strombolian explosions from Ontake crater - has again picked since last night. ... [more]

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