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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: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 26/1120Z

Wednesday Oct 26, 2016 12:15 PM |

Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 26 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 26 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 26/10/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161026/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SUWANOSEJIMA 282030
PSN: N2938 E12943
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 796M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/140
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 26/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N2940 E12943 - N2939 E12959 - N2945 E13019 -
N2939 E13020 - N2934 E13000 - N2938 E12943 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/1720Z SFC/FL060 N2943 E13029 - N2943 E13156 -
N2926 E13157 - N2927 E13107 - N2938 E13029
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/2320Z SFC/FL060 N2955 E13052 - N2930 E13305 -

N2907 E13307 - N2923 E13141 - N2943 E13052
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/0520Z SFC/FL060 N2953 E13030 - N2959 E13141 -

N2941 E13234 - N2937 E13318 - N2903 E13402 - N2848 E13343 - N2921
E13257 - N2909 E13212
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161026/1800Z=

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