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BREAKING: Volcano Erupts in Japan

Mt. Aso, a volcano located on Japan's southernmost main island of Kyushu, erupted on Monday morning, local time, sending a plethora of smoke and ash into the sky.

The eruption began at 8:49 p.m. EDT, or 9:49 a.m. GMT, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.

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