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Kusatsu-Shirane volcano (Honshu, Japan) activity update
Thursday Aug 21, 2014 15:44 PM | BY: T
JMA reported that during 8-15 August volcanic earthquakes continued at Kusatsu-Shiranesan’s crater, although they had decreased from early August and tremor was absent. The Alert Level remains at 2 (on a scale of 1-5).
(Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 13 August-19 August 2014)
Thursday, Jul 03, 2014
JMA reported that deformation of Kusatsu-Shiranesan’s crater and the elevated temperatures which began earlier in March, continued during 25-30 June. ...
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