Kirishima, Kyushu, Japan

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Kirishima volcano (Image Credit: Paul J. Buklarewicz)

Based on reports from JMA, the Tokyo VAAC reported a possible eruption of Kirishima on 22 August. The altitude and direction of a possible resultant plume were not reported.

Source: Tokyo Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) – “Reports provided courtesy of the Smithsonian’s Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey’s Volcano Hazards Program.”

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