Overseas network, Nov. 2, according to Japans NHK television, Japans Meteorological Agency said that at 5:36 p.m. local time on the 2nd, a volcano erupted on the Samo sulfur island in Kagoshima county.
Japans Meteorological Agency said the warning level of volcanic eruption has been raised from level 1 to level 2, calling on people to stay away from the volcano for at least 1 km, and warning people near the volcano to pay attention to personal safety, rock fall and follow-up information.
Samo sulfur island is located 90 kilometers south of Kagoshima City. It is a volcanic island 3 kilometers north-south and 6 kilometers east-west. The east side of the island is covered with sulfur mountains, and the crater at the top of the mountain has erupted repeatedly in the past. Local residents generally live 3 kilometers away from the southwest of Huoshankou. There are hot springs within 2 kilometers of the crater. In addition to local residents, tourists often visit.
Source: editor in charge of overseas website: Du Shuo, nb12556