Volcanic Eruption Coats Japanese City With Ash

TOKYO (AP) — A volcano has erupted in southwestern Japan and coated a nearby city with a layer of ash.

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  • Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash
    TOKYO (AP) -- Residents in a southern Japanese city were busy washing ash off the streets Monday after a nearby volcano spewed a record-high smoke plume into the sky. Ash wafted as high as 5 kilometers (3 miles) above the Sakurajima volcano in the southern ...
    08/18/2013 - 10:49 pm | View Link
  • Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash
    City officials wearing masks clean the pavement covered by ash Monday morning, Aug. 19, 2013 after the Sakurajima volcano erupted Sunday afternoon in Kagoshima, on the southern Japanese main island of Kyushu. People in the city wore masks and raincoats and ...
    08/18/2013 - 5:35 pm | View Link
  • Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash
    TOKYO - Residents in a southern Japanese city accustomed to frequent eruptions from a nearby volcano were busy washing ash off the streets Monday after the mountain spewed a record-high smoke plume into the sky. Ash wafted as high as 5 kilometers (3 miles ...
    08/18/2013 - 5:15 pm | View Link
  • Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash
    TOKYO (AP) — A volcano has erupted in southwestern Japan and coated a nearby city with a layer of ash. People in Kagoshima city wore raincoats and used umbrellas to shield themselves from the ash after the Sakurajima volcano erupted Sunday afternoon.
    08/18/2013 - 2:05 pm | View Link
  • Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash
    TOKYO (AP) — Residents in a southern Japanese city were busy washing ... there are no signs of a larger eruption but similar activity may continue. It was maintaining an earlier warning that people not venture near the volcano itself.
    08/18/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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