Kikai volcano (Japan) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 29 April-5 May 2020 (New Activity / Unrest)
An eruption at 0609 on 29 April at Satsuma Iwo-jima, a subaerial part of Kikai's NW caldera rim, generated a volcanic plume that rose 1 km above the crater. This was the first eruption recorded since 2 November 2019. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a 5-level scale).
Wed, 29 Apr 2020, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
Source: Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2020. Report on Kikai. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 29 April-5 May 2020. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
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