TITLE

Telltale `swarms' warned of Japanese eruption

AUTHOR(S)
Hadfield, Peter
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/8/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1772, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the eruption of Japan's Mount Fugen was expected by volcanologists who had been watching the volcano for weeks. Geological signs pointing toward an eruption; Swarms of earthquakes; Casualties, including an American geologist; Comment of Manabu Komiya, of Japan's Meteorological Agency; Warnings about future restlessness.
ACCESSION #
9107152392

 

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