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lava dome 2400 m / 7,874 ft
Honshu, Japan, 36.92°N / 138.04°ECurrent status
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Niigata-Yake-yama webcams / live data
| ReportsNiigata-Yake-yama volcano booksNiigata-Yake-yama volcano eruptions:
1998, 1997, 1989, 1987, 1983, 1974, 1963, 1962, 1949, 1854, 1852, 1773, 1361, 989, 887Typical eruption style:
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Niigata-Yake-yama volcano news & activity updates:
Sun, 8 May 2016, 10:36
Visual and thermal images of Niigata Yake-Yama on 6 May (t) compared to 15 April (b) (JMA)
A very small (presumably phreatic) eruption took place at the volcano during the past days. ...more
Fri, 6 May 2016, 10:25
Seismic unrest (1 and 2) and slight inflation (3) at Niigata Yake-Yama (source: JMA)
An increase in small earthquakes has been detected under the volcano located on the border between Niigata and Nagano Prefecture recently. ...more
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: We're proud to present our 2018 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.
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: We have traveled and studied extensively in Greece, in particular on its active volcanic areas such as Santorini, Nisyros, Milos, Methana.
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: One of Iceland's most active and dangerous volcanoes is showing signs of unrest and statistically due for a new eruption. Earthquakes could give a clue.