This is a list of active and extinct volcanoes in Japan. Contents. 1 Hokkaidō; 2
Honshū; 3 Izu Islands; 4 Kyūshū; 5 Nansei Islands; 6 Other; 7 References.
Japan has over 100 active volcanoes, more than almost any other country and
accounts alone for about 10 % of all active volcanoes in the world. The volcanoes
Oct 5, 2014 ... A photo taken by 59-year-old hiker Izumi Noguchi who fell victim to the eruption
of Mount Ontake. It shows a hiker standing on the summit ...
Japan has 109 volcanoes, in differing states of activity (3). Mt. Fuji is also the
highest and most venerated mountain in Japan, standing at 3776 meters tall (2).
May 6, 2015 ... Japanese authorities raised the volcanic alert for the mountain the same day,
anticipating a possible small steam eruption. Kyodo Extra/AP.
Feb 28, 2015 ... Magma and lava from a Japanese volcano is forming new geography in a remote
part of the Pacific Ocean.
Oct 25, 2014 ... Japan could be wiped off the face of the earth by a massive volcanic eruption
some time in the next century killing almost all of its 127million ...
Sep 30, 2014 ... The eruption at Japan's Mount Ontake volcano caught hikers by surprise this
weekend. More than 250 people were exploring shrines and ...
Sep 28, 2014 ... The bodies of at least 31 people believed to be dead have reportedly been
discovered near the summit of an erupting volcano in central Japan.
Sep 28, 2014 ... The bodies of 31 hikers have been found near the top of Japan's Mount Ontake a
day after a sudden volcanic eruption. The hikers were not ...