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Volcano in southern Japan erupts, no damage

AP  |  Tokyo 

A in southern seen in a James Bond film erupted today, shooting grey smoke and ash thousands of metres into the sky.

The said the had its second major eruption since it exploded in March for the first time since 2011.

It had a less-powerful eruption in April.

There was no damage from today's eruption.

The was seen in the 1967 James Bond film "" Another nearby volcano, Io, erupted recently for the first time in 250 years.

Entry to the 1,421-kilometre high has been restricted since the March eruption.

Japan, which sits on the seismically volatile Pacific "Ring of Fire," has 110 active volcanoes.

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First Published: Mon, May 14 2018. 15:45 IST