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's largest historical eruption (Towada, 915 AD), 17 Japanese volcanoes
had been documented in eruption, more than the rest of the world combined ...
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).
Apr 7, 2014 ... Niijima island, a Japanese volcano which broke through the ocean's surface last
November, has now swallowed a nearby island.
Aug 20, 2014 ... An erupting volcanic island that is expanding off Japan could trigger a tsunami if
its lava slopes collapse into the sea.
Abbreviation, Keyword, Volcano, Issued at. Near-crater warning, Level 3 (Do not
approach the volcano), Kuchinoerabujima, 10:00 JST, 07 August 2014.
Jul 18, 2014 ... A new scientific study shows that the 2011 Japanese earthquake could've set the
stage for an eruption of Japan's Mount Fuji Volcano.
Nov 21, 2013 ... Japan got just a little bit bigger this week, as a volcano created a brand new
island about 600 miles (970 kilometers) south of Tokyo. The island ...
Nov 21, 2013 ... An undersea volcanic eruption has given Japan a tiny patch of new territory —
but the country is going to wait and see whether the sea ...
Nov 21, 2013 ... If not eroded, new island 620 miles south of Tokyo could cement Japanese
sovereignty in regional dispute with China.