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Mount Aso


Mount Aso, is the largest active volcano in Japan, and is among the largest in the world.

Its peak is 1592 m above sea level. Its caldera is 25 km across north to south and 18 km 

across east to west.

The caldera has a circumference of around 120 km, although sources vary on the exact distance.


The central cone group of Aso consists of five mountains: Mt.Naka, Mt.Neko, Mt.Taka, Mt. Eboshi,

and Mt.Kishima.  Last major eruption of Mt. Naka was in 1993.



To the Ropeway station Ropeway station To the Crater of Naka-dake


 Around Crater  Around Crater  Shrine on top


 Look down the Crater  Crater  Crater


 West side of Crater  Central area of Crater  East side of Crater



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