A view of Mount Fuji, Japan

Today January 10th, 2019 was one of those 80-130 days when many of Tokyo's visitors and residents were able to see the interesting views of Mount Fuji in contrast with the urban skyline of Tokyo. I was one of those lucky visitors. I saw the mountain top from an office window 100 kilometers away.

Japan’s Mt. Fuji is an active volcano about 100 kilometers southwest of Tokyo. Commonly called “Fuji-san,” it’s the country’s tallest peak, at 3,776 meters. A pilgrimage site for centuries, it’s considered one of Japan’s 3 sacred mountains, and summit hikes remain a popular activity