Latest Japan Volcano News
Undersea Volcano Creates New Island Near Japan
jobs.aol.com, 14-Dec-14 04:13 AM Mountain
A new Japanese island formed in November when an underwater volcano erupted. It has now merged with a neighboring island as it continues to erupt. Although the Pavlof Volcano is located in an uninhabited part of Alaska, the smoke and ash could affect local ...
16 still missing on Japan volcano, typhoon threatens recovery
en.tengrinews.kz, 08-Dec-14 04:09 PM Mountain
Sixteen people remain unaccounted for on a still-smouldering Japanese volcano that erupted at the weekend, officials said Friday, as a typhoon looming off the coast threatened to further delay the stalled recovery operation, AFP reports. It is the first ...
Mount Aso Volcano Eruption Disrupts Flights in Japan
Wall Street Journal, 28-Nov-14 05:44 AM Mountain
The Japan Meteorological Agency said that Mount Aso spewed out lava debris and smoke, shooting plumes of ash a kilometer (3,280 feet) into the sky. Dozens of flights from Kumamoto, the nearest city, were canceled. The observatory didn't expect the eruption ...
Japan volcano eruption hits flights
Channel News Asia, 27-Nov-14 06:13 AM Mountain
TOKYO: Flights in Japan were cancelled or diverted on Thursday (Nov 27) to avoid a cloud of ash and smoke spewing from an erupting volcano in the south. Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways warned passengers of "a number of cancellations and changed ...
The last thing he ever saw: Dead hiker's posthumous photograph captures Japanese volcano's ash cloud sweeping towards him moments before it claimed his life
Daily Mail, 03-Oct-14 10:28 AM Mountain
These haunting photographs capture the huge cloud of ash from a Japanese volcano that swept towards a hiker just seconds before killing him. The images - which were taken last Saturday on Mount Ontake - show the moments immediately after the volcano ...
Weather hits recovery of bodies from erupting Japanese volcano
CNN, 01-Oct-14 11:41 AM Mountain
Tokyo (CNN)-- The search for bodies from an erupting volcano in central Japan was suspended Thursday as weather conditions deteriorated. Officials are concerned that heavy rainfall could increase the threat of an avalanche of accumulated ash on Mount Ontake.
Japanese rescuers find more dead on volcano, toll at 47
Reuters, 01-Oct-14 09:11 AM Mountain
Military searchers resumed a recovery operation with helicopters early on Wednesday a day after officials called off rescue efforts because of poisonous gas and fears of another blast. The eruption of 3,067-metre (10,062-foot) Mount Ontake, 200 km (125 ...
Why deadly Japan volcano erupted without warning
Japan Volcano on the Web
List of volcanoes in Japan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of active and extinct volcanoes in Japan . Name Elevation (m) Elevation (ft) Coordinates Last eruption Mount Meakan 1499 4916 ) 2006 Mount Asahi ...
CVO Website - Major Volcanoes in Japan - Map
Major Volcanoes of Japan. Return to: [Japan Volcanoes and Volcanics Menu]... [North Pacific Volcanoes and Volcanic Islands Menu]... URL for ...
The Volcanoes of Japan
Tales and info from a kazan otaku (by kazan-otaku)
Volcanoes of Japan - Volcano World | Your World is Erupting
Volcanoes of Japan . Japan is a part of the Eurasia continent and made up of more than 6,000 islands. Also, it is fomed on the volcanic line, called "Ring of Fire."
CVO Menu - Japan Volcanoes and Volcanics - Welcome to the USGS - U ...
From: Simkin and Siebert, 1994, Volcanoes of the World: Smithsonian Institution and Geoscience Press, Inc., Tucson, Arizona, 349p. Human settlement of Japan can be ...