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Aso volcano
caldera 1592 m / 5,223 ft
central Kyushu, Japan, 32.88°N / 131.11°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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2016, 2014-15, 2011 (May), 2005, 2004, 2003, 1994-95, 1992-93, 1989-91, 1988, 1984-85, 1983, 1981, 1980, 1979-80, 1977-78, 1975-76, 1973-75, 1970-72, 1967-69, 1964-66, 1964, 1963-64, 1963, 1960-62, 1960, 1959, 1957-58, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952(?), 1951, 1950-51, 1949, 1948, 1947, 1946, 1945, 1943-44, 1943, 1942(?), 1940-41, 1938-39, 1937, 1936, 1935, 1934, 1932-33, 1931(?), 1930, 1928-29, 1926-28, 1925, 1923, 1920, 1919, 1918, 1916, 1914, 1911-12, 1910, 1909, 1908, 1907, 1906, 1898-99, 1897, 1894, 1884, 1874, 1872-73, 1856, 1854, 1838, 1837, 1835, 1830-32, 1830, 1829, 1828, 1827-28, 1827, 1826, 1816, 1815, 1814, 1806, 1804, 1781-88, 1772-80, 1765, 1753(?)-54, 1709, 1708(?), 1691, 1683, 1675, 1671, 1668-69, 1668, 1649, 1637, 1631, 1620, 1613, 1612, 1611, 1598-99, 1592, 1587, 1584, 1583, 1582, 1576, 1564, 1563(?), 1562, 1558-59, 1542, 1533, 1522, 1506, 1505, 1485, 1473-74, 1438, 1434, 1390(?) 1388(?), 1387, 1377, 1376, 1375-76, 1369, 1346, 1343, 1340, 1335, 1331-33, 1331, 1324, 1305, 1286, 1281, 1274, 1273, 1272, 1272, 1271, 1269, 1265, 1240, 1239, 1229, 986(?), 867, 864, 796(?), 553
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Aso volcano (Kyushu, Japan) activity update

Tuesday Jan 20, 2015 11:09 AM | BY: T

Ash plume from a strombolian explosion in Aso's Nakadake crater this morning
Ash plume from a strombolian explosion in Aso's Nakadake crater this morning
Incandescent bombs from a strombolian eruption at Nakadake
Ash-rich strombolian activity continues from the Nakadake crater with little changes over the past weeks.
Previous news
Nasa satellite image of ash emissions from Aso volcano on 13 Jan 2015 (NASA Earth Observatory)
Sunday, Jan 18, 2015
Strombolian activity with abundant ash emissions continue with little variations from the Nakadake crater. [more]
Strombolian eruption from Nakadake crater this evening
Monday, Jan 05, 2015
The strombolian eruption continues at the Nakadake crater with little changes. The main vents has frequent small to moderate strombolian explosions. ... [more]
Strombolian explosion at Aso volcano this morning
Saturday, Dec 27, 2014
The eruption from the volcano's Nakadake crater continues with relatively intense and near continuous strombolian activity. Incandescent material is frequently ejected several tens of meters above the crater rim. ... [more]
Steam plume from Aso's Nakadake crater this morning
Thursday, Dec 18, 2014
The strombolian eruption continues from Nakadake crater. ... [more]

Friday, Dec 12, 2014
Strombolian activity and low ash emissions are near continuous at the Nakadake crater. [more]

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