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
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).
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 ...
Feb 28, 2015 ... Magma and lava from a Japanese volcano is forming new geography in a remote
part of the Pacific Ocean.
May 6, 2015 ... Japanese authorities raised the volcanic alert for the mountain the same day,
anticipating a possible small steam eruption. Kyodo Extra/AP.
May 5, 2015 ... There has been a rise in the number of volcanic earthquakes recorded in Hakone
, Japan. The nearby Hakone volcano began belching ...
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 ...
Abbreviation, Keyword, Volcano, Issued at. Near-crater warning, Level 3 (Do not
approach the volcano), Ontakesan, 10:00 JST, 31 March 2015. Near-crater ...
Sep 28, 2014 ... More than 30 hikers were found unconscious and were feared dead after a
volcano erupted in central Japan, authorities said. Japanese news ...