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Volcano Calendar 2020
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Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 30.44°N / 130.22°ECurrent status
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| ReportsKuchinoerabu-jima volcano booksKuchinoerabu-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 ± 300Typical eruption style:
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Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano news & activity updates:
Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano (Ryukyu Islands, Japan): decreased seismic activity; no eruption since the last update
Thursday Feb 13, 2020 06:44 AM | BY: MARTIN
Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano today (image: JMA)
Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recorded 8 large volcano-tectonic tremors
at 13:18 local time on 11 February.
Additionaly recorded 571 earthquakes
during 9-12 February 2020.
No eruption at the Shindake crater was recorded since 9 February.
Sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions reached to a 1100 tonnes/day on 9 February and 600 tonnes/day on 10 February.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows could affect an area of about 2 km distance from the main crater.Source: Japan Meteorological Agency volcano activity update 13 February 2020
Wednesday, Feb 05, 2020
The volcanic activity continues on Kuchierabu Island. ...
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Types of tours
: We offer a broad variety of tours to volcanic areas: volcano expeditions and specials, discovery tours with hiking, photography, nature and culture, pilot tours and private custom tours.
Volcano Special expedition
: Special tour to see the ongoing eruption of Shivleuch volcano. Max 6 participants, 5 nights on location, accompanied by our team and local volcanologists. Sign up deadline Sun 24 Feb 2019!
Fuego volcano photos
: One of Central America's most active volcanoes, Fuego in Guatemala is in near-permanent explosive eruption with intermittent phases of increasing activity that generate lava fountains, lava flows and pyroclastic flows.
Eruption from close
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