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Friday, Nov 07, 2014
PHIVOLCS informó que durante el 28 octubre-4 noviembre penachos blancos se levantaron desde el cráter del Mayon y desvió WNW, WSW, SW y NW, a veces por los flancos. Incandescencia débil desde el cráter fue observada por la noche el 28 de octubre. ... [Leer más]

Los volcanes de Isla de Luzón (25 Volcánes)

Bulusan | Pocdol Mountains | Malindig | Mayon | Masaraga | Malinao | Iriga | Isarog | Panay | Taal | Labo | Banahaw | San Pablo | Makiling | Laguna | Mariveles | Natib | Pinatubo | Arayat | Amorong | Santo Tomas | Patoc | Binuluan | Ambalatungan | Cagua
Luzon is the main island of the Philippines and contains most of its active volcanoes. Volcanic activity is concentrated on the Luzon arc, which is associated with the eastward subduction of the South China Sea floor along the Manila Trench.
Bulusan
(estratovolcán)
Bulusan, uno de los volcanes más activos en Filipinas, es el volcán más al sur de Luzón. Se encuentra al final SE del arco volcánico de Bicol, ocupando la península del mismo nombre que forma la punta SE alargada de la isla de Luzón. [màs]

Pocdol Mountains
(volcán compuesto)
The volcanic Pocdol Mountains (also known as Bacon-Manito complex) are a group of volcanic cones between Saragon Bay and Albay Gulf in southern Luzon.
Some of the cones are probably only a few thousands of years old. A fumarole field and a geyser are found in the area, sug... [màs]

Malindig
(estratovolcán)
El volcán Malindig (también conocido como Marlanga), es un estratovolcán andesítico en el extremo sur de la Isla Marinduque, al oeste de la península de Bondoc en la isla de Luzón, Filipinas.
La cumbre tiene picos agudos. No hay erupciones recientes han ocurrido en el volcán. ... [màs]

Mayon
(estratovolcán)
Mayon, el más famoso de los volcanes activos de Filipinas, es un volcán perfecto llegando a 2462 m en la isla de Luzón. Muy frecuentemente estalla. [màs]

Masaraga
(estratovolcán)
Masaraga is a stratovolcano with a pointed top located 10 km NW of Mayon volcano on Luzon Island in the Philippines.
The flanks of the andesitic-to-ryholitic volcano are covered by forested thick lava flows, indicating no recent eruptions, but it is thought that it has erup... [màs]

Malinao
(estratovolcán)
Malinao volcano (also known as Buhi or Takit) is a forested stratovolcano north of Mayon volcano and 3 km west of Malinao town, in southern Luzon, Philippines.
The volcano contains a large summit crater breached to the east.
Malinao was active from about 500,000 to ... [màs]

Iriga
(estratovolcán)
Mount Iriga volcano is a small stratovolcano immediately SW of Lake Buhi in southern Luzon, Philippines.
The volcano is dominantly andesitic in composition, but has several basaltic flank cones. It has a large crater breached to the SE, which formed during a massive flank f... [màs]

Isarog
(estratovolcán)
Isarog volcano is an andesitic stratovolcano of Naga city, in SE Luzon, Philippines. It is part of the Bicol volcanic chain, and could still be active although no historic eruptions are known. The volcano has active fumaroles, steam vents and hot springs. [màs]

Panay
(estratovolcán)
Mount Panay is small andesitic stratovolcano on the Calumpang Peninsula west of the Batangas Bay, south of Lake Taal, Luzon Island, Philippines.
Panay may be extinct with its last eruptions being more than 10,000 years ago, but it still has strong solfataric activity. [màs]

Taal
(Caldera)
Volcán Taal con su caldera de Talísay (Taal) amplia llena de lago 15 x 20 km es un volcán de caldera hermosa, pero también uno de los volcanes más activos y peligrosos de las Filipinas. Taal ha tenido algunas de las erupciones más grandes y más mortíferas del país: al menos 6 eru... [màs]

Labo
(estratovolcán)
Mount Labo volcano is located SW of the city of Daet at the northwestern end of the Bicol Volcanic Arc on Luzon Island, Philippines.
It is a forested, andesitic stratovolcano with a basal diameter of 24 km. Labo last erupted about 27,000 years ago, but still shows geotherm... [màs]

Banahaw
(Volcán)
Banahaw volcano is a complex of 3 volcanoes 80 km SE of Manila, Philippines. The Banahaw volcanic complex includes Mt Banahaw (2158 m), San Cristobal (1470 m), and Banhao de Lucban (1870 m) volcanoes.
Mild explosive eruptions might still occur at the Banahaw volcano complex... [màs]

San Pablo
(estratovolcán)
The San Pablo volcanic field, (also known as the Laguna volcanic field) in Rizal Province, Luzon Island, Philippines, lies at the southern end of Laguna de Bay, the largest lake on Luzon Island. [màs]

Makiling
(estratovolcán)
Makiling volcano is a small perhaps still active stratovolcano in Laguna Province, Luzon Island, Philippines, on the southern shore of Laguna de Bay close to Manila city. Hot springs are located near Makiling at Los Baños town. [màs]

Laguna
(Caldera)
The elliptical, 10 x 20 km wide caldera of Laguna de Bay is located immediately SE of Manila city, Philippines. It is the largest lake on Luzon Island and its surface is only 1 m above sea level.
Jalajala is a fumarole field on the flank of Mount Sembrano on the shore of La... [màs]

Mariveles
(estratovolcán)
El pequeño, pero voluminoso Mariveles estratovolcán está situado en el extremo sur de la península de Bataan, en el lado oeste de la bahía de Manila, Luzon Island, Filipinas. Aunque no hay erupciones conocidas en tiempos históricos, es un estrato volcán aún activo de composición... [màs]

Natib
(estratovolcán)
Natib es un estratovolcán andesítico situado en el extremo norte de la península de Bataan, isla de Luzón, Filipinas.
Es truncado por una caldera amplia de 6 x 7 km. La edad de su última actividad es incierta y el volcán podría seguir activo. 5 zonas térmicas están presentes e... [màs]

Pinatubo
(estratovolcán)
The June 12, 1991 eruption column from Mount Pinatubo taken from the east side of Clark Air Base. U.S. Geological Survey Photograph taken on June 12, 1991, 08:51 hours, by Dave Harlow.Volcán Pinatubo explotó espectacularmente el 15 de junio de 1991. La erupción del Pinatubo en 15 de junio de 1991 fue la segunda erupción volcánica del siglo XX.
Pinatubo es que un complejo de cúpulas de lava ubicada 100 km N-O de Manila ciudad, isla de Luzón, Filipinas.
An... [màs]

Arayat
(estratovolcán)
Arayat is a forested stratovolcano above the flat Central Plain of Luzon Island and located NE of Angeles city, Philippines. It belongs to the Eastern Volcanic Chain, which includes Mounts Balungao, Cuyapo, Amorong and Arayat volcanoes.
Mt. Arayat's cone is probably built u... [màs]

Amorong
(Domo de lava)
Amorong volcano a small lava dome in NW Luzon Island, 80 km NNE of Pinatubo volcano, and belongs to the Eastern Volcanic Chain or Balungao Group, a chain of subduction volcanoes behind the Manila Trench.
It is the only of a group of several lava domes that still has fumarol... [màs]

Santo Tomas
(estratovolcán)
Santo Tomas volcano on Luzon Island, Philippines, is one of the highest stratovolcanoes of the country. It has many volcanic vents and fissures.
A report about an eruption or "displacement" in the region on January 4, 1641, described as an outburst of water accompanied by ... [màs]

Patoc
(estratovolcán)
Mount Patoc is an andesitic stratovolcano in the Cordillera Central of north-central Luzon, Philippines. It has strong fumarolic activity. A small river and a village on the west side are named "Mainit", which means hot. [màs]

Binuluan
(volcán compuesto)
Binuluan volcano belongs to the Ambalatungan volcanic group and is located in the Kalinga Province, Luzon Island, Philippines.
A possible steam eruption of Binuluan volcano in 1952 killed 12 people by a sulphur rich debris flow. [màs]

Ambalatungan
(volcán compuesto)
The Ambalatungan group is a cluster of several volcanoes on northern Luzon Island, Philippines, conprising Ambalatungan, Bumabag, Podakan, and Binuluan volcanoes, aligned roughly E-W.
Ambalatungan volcano is dacitic in composition, and has a steep-walled crater, inside whic... [màs]

Cagua
(estratovolcán)
Cagua is an active stratovolcano at the NE tip of northern Luzon Island, Philippines. It has a circular summit crater of 1.5 km diameter, with steep, 60-m-high walls, and is locally known as the "Fire Mountain". The volcano might have erupted in 1907, when strong fumarole activit... [màs]

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