Northeast Asia

Japan: Aftermath Of Severe Weather With Rain And Flooding In Oita Prefecture

  • Captured on Tuesday 7th of July 2020
  • Location is Oita

As heavy rains continue to persist in Kyushu, damages are continuously reported. 60,000 Oita prefecture residents ar Read more...

Japan: Oita Prefecture Under Flood Warning As Kyushu Heavy Rains Swell Rivers 2

  • Captured on Tuesday 7th of July 2020
  • Location is Oita

Heavy rains continue to persist in Kyushu, bringing massive flooding and landslides. Residents are strongly being adv Read more...

Japan: Oita Prefecture Under Flood Warning As Kyushu Heavy Rains Swell Rivers

  • Captured on Tuesday 7th of July 2020
  • Location is Oita

Heavy rains continue to persist in Kyushu, bringing massive flooding and landslides. Residents are strongly being adv Read more...

Crow Does The ‘Titanic’ While Hitching On A Car Windshield

  • Captured on Tuesday 30th of June 2020
  • Location is Hokkaido

A crow did the "Titanic" while hitching a ride on the windshield of a car plying a road in Otaru City, Hokkaid Read more...

Japan: Huge Fireball Streaks Across Skies Over Kanto And Tokai Regions

  • Captured on Thursday 2nd of July 2020
  • Location is Kanagawa

A huge fireball streaked across the skies over the Kanto and Tokai regions in Japan in the early morning hours on Thursd Read more...

2020 Summer Solstice Annular Solar Eclipse

  • Captured on Sunday 21st of June 2020
  • Location is Seoul

Eastern hemisphere countries were witness to a rare cosmic event on Sunday, June 21. An annular solar eclipse inciden Read more...

Japan: Fire Breaks Out On Cruise Ship Docked In Yokohama 2

  • Captured on Tuesday 16th of June 2020
  • Location is Yokohama

A fire broke out on Asuka II cruise ship that is docked at the Osanbashi Pier in Yokohama on Tuesday, June 16. Accord Read more...

Japan: Fire Breaks Out On Cruise Ship Docked In Yokohama

  • Captured on Tuesday 16th of June 2020
  • Location is Yokohama

A fire broke out on Asuka II cruise ship that is docked at the Osanbashi Pier in Yokohama on Tuesday, June 16. Fire c Read more...

Japan: Rare Sighting Of Dolphin At A River Mouth In Ishikawa

  • Captured on Monday 25th of May 2020
  • Location is Ishikawa

Locals of Anamizu town in Hosu, Ishikawa prefecture in Japan were surprised to see a dolphin appear near the mouth of a Read more...

Japan: Circumhorizontal Arc ‘Fire Rainbow’ Appears In Kobe

  • Captured on Wednesday 22nd of April 2020
  • Location is Kobe

Residents in Kobe were treated to a colorful natural phenomenon today, April 22. Around noon, a circumhorizontal arc, Read more...

Japan: Snow Falling On Blue Pond In Hokkaido

  • Captured on Monday 6th of April 2020
  • Location is Hokkaido

The Japanese northern island of Hokkaido not only has many natural wonders to boast of but also man-made ones. The Shiro Read more...

Japan: Cherry Blossoms Covered In Snow As Off-Season Storm Dumps Snow Across Tokyo, Kanto Plains 4

  • Captured on Sunday 29th of March 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

An off-season storm dumped heavy snow across Tokyo and the rest of the Kanto Plains on Sunday, March 29. Cherry bloss Read more...

Japan: Cherry Blossoms Covered In Snow As Off-Season Storm Dumps Snow Across Tokyo, Kanto Plains 3

  • Captured on Sunday 29th of March 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

An off-season storm dumped heavy snow across Tokyo and the rest of the Kanto Plains on Sunday, March 29. Cherry bloss Read more...

Japan: Cherry Blossoms Covered In Snow As Off-Season Storm Dumps Snow Across Tokyo, Kanto Plains 2

  • Captured on Sunday 29th of March 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

An off-season storm dumped heavy snow across Tokyo and the rest of the Kanto Plains on Sunday, March 29. Cherry bloss Read more...

Japan: Cherry Blossoms Covered In Snow As Off-Season Storm Dumps Snow Across Tokyo, Kanto Plains

  • Captured on Sunday 29th of March 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

An off-season storm dumped heavy snow across Tokyo and the rest of the Kanto Plains on Sunday, March 29. Cherry bloss Read more...

Japan: Boy Proves Ninja Paper Cutout ‘Running’ On Train Window Is Fun In Age Of Smartphone Games

  • Captured on Friday 17th of January 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

Having fun doesn't mean digital and a Japanese boy proved just that, that old-fashioned toys can still be fun, too, Read more...

Japan: Sakurajima Volcano Spews Tall Ash Plume During Latest Eruption

  • Captured on Tuesday 24th of December 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

A minor eruption at Sakurajima Volcano in Japan Kagoshima prefecture at 13:00 on December 24 sent a 1,200-meter tall plu Read more...

A Not So Shy ‘Tanuki’ Japanese Raccoon Dog

  • Captured on Wednesday 4th of December 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Raccoons are generally shy animals but this one from Tokyo appears to be used to humans. A Tokyo resident was surpris Read more...

Japan: Catholic Faithfuls Cheer As Pope Francis Arrives To Celebrate Mass In Nagasaki 2

  • Captured on Sunday 24th of November 2019
  • Location is Nagasaki

Catholic faithfuls warmly welcomed Pope Francis at the Nagasaki Big N Stadium on Sunday, November 24, when the pope was Read more...

Japan: Catholics Fill 55,000-Seater Tokyo Dome To Hear Pope Francis’ Mass

  • Captured on Monday 25th of November 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Throngs of Catholic faithfuls from all over Tokyo and other parts of the nation flocked to Tokyo Dome to hear Pope Franc Read more...

Japan: Catholic Faithfuls Cheer As Pope Francis Arrives To Celebrate Mass In Nagasaki

  • Captured on Sunday 24th of November 2019
  • Location is Nagasaki

Catholic faithfuls warmly welcomed Pope Francis at the Nagasaki Big N Stadium on Sunday, November 24, when the pope was Read more...

Japan: School Of Pufferfish Delights Diver

  • Captured on Tuesday 19th of November 2019
  • Location is Shizuoka

A Japanese diver was very delighted when he encountered a school of 'hoshifugu' or starry toado pufferfish in Read more...

Japan: Whirlwind Spotted Off Tokyo Bay

  • Captured on Wednesday 20th of November 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

A whirlwind was spotted off Tokyo Bay on Wednesday afternoon, November 20. Gale blew from the north, sending high win Read more...

Hong Kong: Chinese Army Cleans Up Bricks On Street

  • Captured on Saturday 16th of November 2019
  • Location is Kowloon Tong

The Chinese army has helped to clean up debris made by protesters at Hong Kong Baptist University in Kowloon Tong. Th Read more...

Hong Kong: Protesters Pass Out Umbrellas To Others During Protest In Central

  • Captured on Wednesday 13th of November 2019
  • Location is Hong Kong

Protesters are seen here passing out umbrellas to others as they stage a rally in Central on Wednesday, November 13. Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region 8

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Osaka

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region 7

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Osaka

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region 6

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Osaka

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region 5

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Nara

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region 4

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Osaka

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region 3

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Osaka

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region 2

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Osaka

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Hail Pelts Osaka, Other Parts Of Kinki Region

  • Captured on Monday 11th of November 2019
  • Location is Osaka

Low pressure and cold fronts on Monday morning, November 11, brought heavy rains and lightning in several areas in the K Read more...

Japan: Sakurajima Volcano Erupts With Miles-High Smoke And Ash

  • Captured on Friday 8th of November 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

Japan’s Sakurajima volcano shot smoke and ash miles into the sky on Friday in its biggest eruption in more than three Read more...

Japan: Kagoshima’s Sakurajima Volcano Spews 3 Km-High Plume Of Ash In Recent Eruption 4

  • Captured on Thursday 7th of November 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

A 3 kilometer-high plume of ash was ejected from the crater of Sakurajima volcano in southern Japan's Kagoshima pre Read more...

Japan: Kagoshima’s Sakurajima Volcano Spews 3 Km-High Plume Of Ash In Recent Eruption 3

  • Captured on Thursday 7th of November 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

A 3 kilometer-high plume of ash was ejected from the crater of Sakurajima volcano in southern Japan's Kagoshima pre Read more...

Japan: Kagoshima’s Sakurajima Volcano Spews 3 Km-High Plume Of Ash In Recent Eruption 2

  • Captured on Thursday 7th of November 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

A 3 kilometer-high plume of ash was ejected from the crater of Sakurajima volcano in southern Japan's Kagoshima pre Read more...

Japan: Kagoshima’s Sakurajima Volcano Spews 3 Km-High Plume Of Ash In Recent Eruption

  • Captured on Thursday 7th of November 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

A 3 kilometer-high plume of ash was ejected from the crater of Sakurajima volcano in southern Japan's Kagoshima pre Read more...

Japan: Stunning Drone Show Amazes 2019 Tokyo Motor Show Attendees 2

  • Captured on Thursday 24th of October 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Attendees to the Tokyo Motor Show were treated to a stunning drone show on Thursday evening, October 24. The aerial l Read more...

Japan: Stunning Drone Show Amazes 2019 Tokyo Motor Show Attendees

  • Captured on Thursday 24th of October 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Attendees to the Tokyo Motor Show were treated to a stunning drone show on Thursday evening, October 24. The aerial l Read more...

Japan: Sakurajima Volcano Continues to Spew Ash In Series Of Eruptions 3

  • Captured on Friday 20th of September 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

Sakurajima Volcano in Kagoshima has been erupting since September 16 and continue to spew ash, covering towns around and Read more...

Japan: Sakurajima Volcano Continues to Spew Ash In Series Of Eruptions 2

  • Captured on Thursday 19th of September 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

Sakurajima Volcano in Kagoshima has been erupting since September 16 and continue to spew ash, covering towns around and Read more...