Volcano eruption triggers threat level increase in southwestern Japan (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
Wednesday, 11 October 2017 () Published time: 11 Oct, 2017 04:53Edited time: 11 Oct, 2017 05:13 Japan’s Meteorological Agency has raised the alert level for the Kyushu region to three on a five-grade scale, after a volcano on Mount Shinmoe in the Kirishima mountain range erupted for the first time in six […]
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The eruption of Japan’s Shinmoedake volcano, which began on Wednesday, October 11, continued into Friday, October 13.The Japan Meteorological Agency said a column of smoke and ash that had risen to 2,000 meters at its highest had shrunk to around 400 meters on Friday morning. The agency...