Description This image taken from space is part of a collection of more than 400 amazing satellite pictures provided by Spot Image. Sakurajima is the most active volcano in Japan. The volcano resumed activity in 1955, and has been erupting almost constantly ever since.
Astrium Geo, Toulouse Member Since January 2009 Artist StatementAsk us for the Earth
Astrium-GEO handles the world-wide distribution of geographical information products and services using data from Earth observation satellites (optical or radar) ranging from low to very high resolution: Spot 4 and 5, Kompsat-2, Formosat-2, as well as TerraSAR-X, ENVISAT/ERS, LANDSAT-7, etc.