Saturday, September 27, 2014

Binocular Snapshot for 09/27/2014

More than 70 people were receiving medical treatment, 32 of them seriously injured and 10 of those unresponsive, as people coated with volcanic ash continued to arrive near the base of 3,067-meter (10,100-foot) Mt. Ontake in central Japan, about 230 had made it to the bottom of the volcanic peak, where eruptions of ash, rocks and smoke continued, as of 8:30 p.m. local time.