1. Himawari-8 Satellite Images / Videos

Himawari-8 satellite images of the eruption of Fukutoku-Okanoba Submarine Volcano, started in the morning of August 13, 2021 (JST).

From August 13, 2021 to the Present, Visible Color Video (Magnified)

This movie captures the radius of 150 kilometers centered at 24.3N and 141.0E. The center of the image is moved toward west from the center of the eruption due to the wind from the east. The video is updated in realtime since August 13, 2021. Brown pixels that are slowly moving west represent pumice erupted from the eruption. It is reported that the pumice has arrived at Okinawa and Amami regions in two months.

August 14, 2021, Visible Color Video

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August 13, 2021, Visible Color Video

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