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Kusatsu-Shirane volcano
stratovolcanoes 2171 m / 7,123 ft
Honshu, Japan, 36.62°N / 138.54°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Kusatsu-Shirane volcano eruptions:
2018, 1989, 1982-83, 1976, 1958, 1942, 1939, 1938(?), 1937, 1934, 1933(?), 1932, 1927, 1925, 1905, 1903(?), 1902, 1900, 1897, 1882, 1805
Typical eruption style:
phreatic eruptions from the crater lakes
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Kusatsu-Shirane volcano news & activity updates:

Kusatsu-Shirane volcano (Honshu, Japan) activity update: seismic unrest

Thursday Jul 03, 2014 15:00 PM | BY: T

JMA reported that deformation of Kusatsu-Shiranesan’s crater and the elevated temperatures which began earlier in March, continued during 25-30 June.
This activity has been focused in the area immediately of N of Mizugama crater. Some seismicity was also reported, although tremor was absent. The Alert Level remains at 2 (on a scale of 1-5). (Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report, 25 June-1 July 2014)
 

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