Rock risk zone expands as Mount Shinmoe eruptions intensify in Kyushu

National Mar 10, 2018

Rock risk zone expands as Mount Shinmoe eruptions intensify in Kyushu

Mount Shinmoe continued to erupt on Saturday, prompting the Meteorological Agency to expand the area deemed at risk of flying rocks. Two explosive eruptions were observed at around 1:55 a.m. and 4:25 a.m. on the 1,421-meter volcano, which straddles Kagoshima and Miyazaki prefectures in Kyushu, ...