Japan : Volcanic Eruption : 2015/05/29
|Country or District||Japan|
|Outline||A volcano on the remote southern Japanese island of Kuchinoerabujima erupted suddenly on Friday, 29 May 2015, blasting plumes of black smoke high into the sky prompting authorities to order the island's evacuation.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
There were no reports of injuries to the roughly 140 residents.