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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 20191113/0900Z FL050 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 13/0950Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 10:30
10:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 10:15 UTC, 13/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191113/1015Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SUWANOSEJIMA 282030
PSN: N2938 E12943
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 796M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/22
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20191113/0900Z FL050 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 13/0950Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N2939 E12944 - N2940 E13000 - N2947 E13009 -
N2941 E13016 - N2933 E13001 - N2938 E12943 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/1550Z SFC/FL050 N2950 E13151 - N2933 E13130 -
N2933 E13107 - N2956 E13140
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/2150Z SFC/FL040 N3009 E13358 - N2943 E13335 -

N2936 E13308 - N3009 E13337
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20191113/1200Z=

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