No-go zone around Kyushu volcano expanded
Japan Today -- Oct 16
The government expanded the no-go zone around Mt Shinmoe in Kyushu on Sunday as volcanic activities intensified.

The Japan Meteorological Agency issued a warning to stay at least 3 kilometers away from the crater of the 1,421-meter volcano straddling Kagoshima and Miyazaki prefectures which erupted Wednesday and continues to spew ash.

The latest warning follows a significant increase in volcanic gas emitted, the agency said, warning of a possible escalation of eruptions.

霧島連山の新燃岳で火山性ガスの放出量が急増したことを受けて、気象庁は警戒範囲を2キロから3キロに広げました。 気象庁によりますと、新燃岳は15日の調査で火山性ガスの放出量が一日あたり1万1000トンに急増しました。
News sources: Japan Today, ANNnewsCH
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