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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
Last earthquakes nearby
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Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano news & activity updates:

Mon, 20 Jan 2020, 00:15
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 20 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sun, 19 Jan 2020, 18:15
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 19 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sun, 19 Jan 2020, 06:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sat, 18 Jan 2020, 18:15
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sat, 18 Jan 2020, 06:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 17 Jan 2020, 18:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 17 Jan 2020, 08:30
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 17 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 16 Jan 2020, 09:53
Steam plumes from Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano today (image: JMA)
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported that surveillance cameras observed an eruption on 11 January at 15:05 local time. An eruption generated an ash plumes which reached approx. 8,717 ft (2,657 m) altitude and drifted E. Tepha was ejected as far as 300 m away from the crater. An ashfall was reported on Yakushima Island. ...more [read all]
Sat, 11 Jan 2020, 18:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sat, 11 Jan 2020, 06:30
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 11 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]

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