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Random pictures
Evolution of the fumarole field of Iwo crater between Dec 2015 and Feb 2016 (JMA)
Monday, Feb 29, 2016
A "near-crater" warning was issued for the volcano by JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), in particular for the Iwo crater where an increase in seismic activity, fumarole temperatures and degassing (including poisonous H2S) in an area about 100x100 m wide has been observed over the past months. ... [more]
Thermal imagery and photo of the new fumarole field at Kirishima (JMA)
Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015
New fumaroles have been detected on the SW flank of the Iozan Ebino crater and a strong sulfur smell was reported. ... [more]

Kirishima volcano

Shield volcano 1700 m / 5,577 f, Kyushu, Japan, 31.93°N / 130.86°E
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (2 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Mon, 29 May 22:38 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Sun, 28 May
Sun, 28 May 11:12 UTCM 2.6 / 7.5 km - [info] (36 km)SOUTHERN KUMAMOTO PREF
I FELT IT
[Map]NIED
Sat, 27 May
Sat, 27 May 22:29 UTCM 2.7 / 24.3 km - [info]Sakurajima (2 km) - Kyushu, JapanNEAR KAGOSHIMA CITY
[Map]
NIED

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