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Mount Sakurajima Volcano Erupts in Spectacular Fashion.

August 19, 2013 – Mount Sakurajima Volcano Erupts in Southern Japan: Pictured above, volcanic smoke billows from Mount Sakurajima in Kagoshima, on the southern Japanese main island of Kyushu Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 (AP). The eruption of the 1,117-meter (3,665-foot) … Continue reading

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The Shiveluch Volcano, on the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia , Erupts With Ash Clouds to 30,000 Feet.

June 10, 2013 – The Kamchatkan volcano Shiveluch has thrice emitted columns of hot volcanic ash and gas: The tallest plume reached nine kilometers (29,527 feet) the Kamchatkan branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences‘ Geophysical Service reported on Sunday. … Continue reading

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