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Bulusan volcano
Stratovolcano 1565 m / 5,134 ft
Luzon Island, Philippines, 12.77°N / 124.05°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Bulusan volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2011, Oct 2006-07, Mar-Jun 2006, 1994, 1988, 1983, 1981, 1979, 1978, 1933, 1928, 1918-22, 1916, 1894, 1892, 1889, 1886, 1852(?)
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time, frequent small to moderate phreatic and phreatomagmatic ash eruptions. Mudflows from loose deposits on flank are often generated when heavy rains fall (e.g. during taifuns).
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Bulusan volcano news:

Bulusan volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTED AT 20170101/0327Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG: 01/0330Z

Sun, 1 Jan 2017, 04:00
04:00 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 03:49 UTC, 01/01/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170101/0349Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: BULUSAN 273010
PSN: N1246 E12403
AREA: PHILIPPINES
SUMMIT ELEV: 1565M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 PHIVOLCS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20170101/0327Z VA CLD UNKNOWN
OBS VA DTG: 01/0330Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL180 090/31KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Thu, 29 Dec 2016, 19:01
Phreatic explosion at Bulusan this afternoon (image: PHILVOLCS)
A moderately strong phreatic explosion occurred this afternoon at the volcano at 14:40 local time, lasted approx. 16 minutes and produced an ash plume that rose 2000 m. read all
Tue, 18 Oct 2016, 13:26
Ash emissions from Bulusan on 17 Oct 2016 (image: Drew Zuniga)
New ash emissions occurred from the volcano yesterday morning at 07:36 local time. This activity follows intense degassing and a small phreatic explosion on 6 October. ... read all
 

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