NATIONAL CATALOGUE
OF THE ACTIVE VOLCANOES IN JAPAN
(THE FOURTH EDITION, ENGLISH VERSION)
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Active Volcanoes in Introduction
    Hokkaido Region     Front Gallery (PDF, 4.1 MB)
    Tohoku Region     Distribution of Active Volcanoes in Japan (PDF, 663 kB)
    Kanto and Chubu Region     Submarine Topographic Map (PDF, 2.6 MB)
    Izu-Bonin Islands     List of Active Volcanoes in Japan (PDF, 266 kB)
    Chugoku Region     Preface (PDF, 60 kB)
    Kyushu and Okinawa Region     Data Criteria (PDF, 1.1 MB)
    Northern Territories     Calderas in Japan (PDF, 2.5 MB)
    Volcanic Fatalities in Japan (PDF, 197 kB)
Postscript
    List of Maps (PDF, 84 kB)
    Acknowledgements (PDF, 46 kB)
Appendix
    List of Active Volcanoes in Japan (PDF, 341 kB)
    List of Volcanic Observation Points (in Japanese)
     (PDF, 1.3 MB)
Reaching active volcanoes from the location map

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In July 2013

Edited by Japan Meteorological Agency and Volcanological Society of Japan

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