Islands

Japanese Volcano Island Village

The Volcano Village Island

Aogashima Aogashima is a volcanic Japanese island in the Philippine Sea, located  222 mi south of Tokyo. The island’s area is 3.38 sq mi and, as of 2014, its population is 170. Still Active! The volcano is still considered a Class-C active volcano by the Japan Meteorological Agency. The history of human settlement on Aogashima is uncertain. The island is mentioned in Edo period records …

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