Mt. Fuji Volcano Wakes Up!

9 09 2012

It shows signs of possible

imminent eruption!

The Watchers: . . . the pressure is at 1.6 megapascals and it takes 0.1 megapascals to trigger an eruption.

Pressure Building On Fuji Volcano’s Magma Chamber

In 2004, the government estimated a Fuji eruption would affect more than 400,000 people around the Tokyo area and cost $31.25 billion in damages

Mt. Fuji: LIVE CAM

This on the heels of a series of very large quakes just north of Japan on Russian island chain. See EARLIER POST.

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