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Nishinoshima is an active volcanic island 600 miles south of Tokyo, Japan in the Western Pacific Ocean. Nishinoshima has had several recent eruptions and lava flows.
Visit the Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program for more information on Nishinoshima.
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High resolution imagery shows recent ash plumes from Nishinoshima.
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An ash plume seen from Nishinoshima as volcanic activity increases.