Sakurajima volcano (Japan), activity update: strong explosions and near constant ash emissions
Sun, 24 Nov 2013, 09:1409:14 AM | BY: T
Explosion from Sakurajima this morning (Tarumizu MBC webcam)
After a short phase of weaker activity, the volcano began to erupt more violently yesterday with a series of powerful explosions that sent ash plumes up to 15,000 ft (4,5 km). Near-constant ash emissions have been taking place from the Showa crater.
The same eruption seen from Kagoshima (MBC webcam)
Fri, 22 Nov 2013, 09:36
The past days have been relatively calm at the volcano with only infrequent and smaller explosions and less ash emission, compared to the intense phase of activity during 13-15 November. ... Read all