Akan volcano (Hokkaido, Japan) news & activity updates:

Mt Meakan volcano (Hokkaido, Japan): earthquake swarm triggers eruption alert

Tue, 28 Jul 2015, 09:27
09:27 AM | POR: T
Recent earthquakes under Meakan volcano (JMA)
Recent earthquakes under Meakan volcano (JMA)
Un enjambre de terremotos volcánicos superficiales bajo el cráter del volcán Mt Meakan Ponmachineshiri ha estado ocurriendo desde ayer. Este evento desencadena la Agencia Meteorológica japonesa (JMA) para levantar el estado de alerta volcánico 2 (alerta de erupción, en una escala de 1-5) hoy.
Enjambre sigue un aumento gradual en la sismicidad en el volcán observado desde abril de este año. JMA piensa que el resultado más probable es una erupción (freática) muy pequeña en un futuro próximo y recomienda no acercarse al cráter de 500 metros.

Noticias Anteriores

Fri, 21 Nov 2008, 19:27
El 17 de noviembre el nivel de alerta por volcán Akan era rised al nivel 3. Se han registrado temblores y una nube que fue el resultado de una erupción de ceniza que cubrió el borde del cráter con ceniza negra. También fueron depuestos ballsitic líticos alrededor del cráter. ... Read all
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