Asama, Honshu, Japan

JMA reported weak incandescence from Asama on 23 March. Strong steam emissions were seen on 30 March by an observer in Maebashi, 50 km E.

Sources: Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), Yukio Hayakawa, personal communication – “Reports provided courtesy of the Smithsonian’s Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey’s Volcano Hazards Program.”

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