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Nishino-shima volcano
caldera, submarine volcano approx 70 m / 215 ft (currently growing)
Volcano Islands, Japan, 27.27°N / 140.88°E

Nishino-shima volcano eruptions:
2013-15, 1985(?), 1982(?), 1980(?), 1978(?), 1975(?), 1973-74
Typical eruption style:
explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
 

Nishino-shima volcano news & activity updates:

latest (2016) | 2015 | 2014 | 2013
Tue, 26 Jan 2016, 11:07
Nishimashima island seen from the air on 19 Jan 2016 (Japan Coast Guard)
An aerial survey on 19 Jan showed that no activity occurred recently. The eruption can now be regarded as over.
Wed, 13 Jan 2016, 17:31
Nishinoshima island as of 27 Dec 2015 (Japan coast guard)
The eruption seems to have ended in mid December. During the past two visits of the Japanese Coast Guard on 27 Dec and 3 Jan 2016, no more eruptive activity has been noted. ...more
latest (2016) | 2015 | 2014 | 2013

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