Kirishima Volcano Observatory
1489 Suenaga, Ebino, Miyazaki 889-4302, Japan
KVO is established in 1963, and aimed to monitor Kirishima Volcanoes and the adjacent Kakuto
caldera. Fifteen telemetered seismic stations, two tiltmeter stations, sixteen EDM lines,
four of which belong to a permanent station, about 45 km of leveling line, four proton
magnetometers and temperature survey at three major thermal fields are operated.
Small eruption at Shin'moedake, Kirishima Volcano in 1991