- Posted by: infodesk
- Category: Geohazards
On 29 May 2015, the volcano on Kuchinoerabujima Island, Kagoshima Prefecture erupted. The Japanese Meteorological Agency has issued a level 5 warning (evacuate) for the whole of the island. If you are in the immediate area, you should follow the instructions of the local authorities. Flights may be affected; check with your airline for more information.