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Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano
stratovolcanoes 657 m / 2,155 ft
Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 30.44°N / 130.22°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano eruptions:
2015, 2014, 1980, 1976, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1968-69, 1966, 1945, 1933-34, 1932 (?), 1931, 1914, 1906-07 (?), 1841, 1840
radiocarbon-dated: 1560 ± 100 years, 1470 ± 50, 1440 ± 50, 1110 ± 75, 1100 ± 100, 970 AD ± 75, 600 AD ± 75, 1140 BC ± 150, 1450 BC ± 75, 3480 BC ± 150, 9520 BC ± 300
Typical eruption style:
phreatic explosions
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Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano news & activity updates:

latest (Apr-Jul 2020) | Jan-Mar 2020 | 2019 | archive
Wed, 13 May 2020, 12:00
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 13 May 2020
Tue, 5 May 2020, 15:15
Tue, 5 May 2020, 06:00
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 5 May 2020
Wed, 29 Apr 2020, 09:18
Ash emissions from Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano today (image: @CultureVolcan/twitter)
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recorded at Shindake crater continuing emissions of steam and ash generated by the explosions which reached approx. 6,000 ft (1,828 m) altitude. ...more [read all]
Wed, 29 Apr 2020, 02:30
Fri, 24 Apr 2020, 14:45
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 24 Apr 2020
Thu, 23 Apr 2020, 02:00
Mon, 20 Apr 2020, 03:00
Fri, 17 Apr 2020, 07:35
Ash emissions from Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano yesterday (image: @EarthQuakesTime/twitter)
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recorded on 17 April at 03:10 local time one eruption at Shindake crater. ...more [read all]
Fri, 17 Apr 2020, 03:30

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