Volcano Eruption in Japan on May 14 2018 12:37 PM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Geo Geophysical (inc. landslide)
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Moderate Possible threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number VE-20180514-63094-JPN
Event type Volcano Eruption
Date/Time May 14 2018 12:37 PM (UTC)
Last update May 14 2018 12:40 PM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Is not or not known Damage level
Affected area County-level : Event affected one county.

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country Japan
County / State Prefecture of Kagoshima
Area Mount Shinmoedake Volcano
Coordinate 31.91, 130.89
Open Location Code: 8Q3GWV5P+VG   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0