Akan volcano books:caldera 1499 m / 4,918 ft
Hokkaido, Japan, 43.38°N / 144.01°E
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Friday, Nov 23, 2018
A new earthquake swarm is occurring at the Meakandake cone so JMA has raised the alert level to 2. A similar event occurred 3 years ago. The last eruption was in 2008. [more]
Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015
A swarm of shallow volcanic earthquakes under the Ponmachineshiri crater of Mt Meakan volcano has been occurring since yesterday. This event triggered the Japanese Meteorological Agency (JMA) to raise the volcanic alert status to 2 (eruption alert, on a scale of 1-5) today. ... [more]
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