Cabalian volcano

stratovolcano 945 m / 3,100 feet
Zentral-Philippinen, Philippines, 10.29°N / 125.22°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Mount Cabalían volcano is located on the SE tip of Leyte Island, Philippines. It is is an andesitic stratovolcano with steep radial erosion valleys and ridges that are moderately to thickly vegetated.
It contains a summit crater filled by a lake. The crater rim is irregular and forms 2 peaks on the S side. A recent pyroclastic flow deposit was radiocarbon dated to be only about 150 years old. Hot springs with temperatures of up to 64 deg C are found on the east and west flanks of Cabalían.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Cabalian volcano eruptions: 1820 AD ± 30 years (radiocarbon dated)

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Thursday, September 23, 2021 16:46 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 24, 2021 12:46 am (GMT +8) (Sep 23, 2021 16:46 GMT)

192 km
37 km (23 mi)
Philippine Sea, 27 km northwest of Surigao City, Philippines
Saturday, September 18, 2021 12:57 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 18, 2021 8:57 pm (GMT +8) (Sep 18, 2021 12:57 GMT)

1 km
8.7 km (5.4 mi)
0.9 km north of Hinundayan, Southern Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines
Friday, September 17, 2021 08:53 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 17, 2021 4:53 pm (GMT +8) (Sep 17, 2021 08:53 GMT)

1 km
45 km (28 mi)
Philippine Sea, 23 km east of Abuyog, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines
Thursday, September 16, 2021 03:03 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 16, 2021 11:03 am (GMT +8) (Sep 16, 2021 03:03 GMT)

9 km
3.7 km (2.3 mi)
4.9 km southwest of Hinundayan, Southern Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 17:05 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 15, 2021 1:05 am (GMT +8) (Sep 14, 2021 17:05 GMT)

4 km
10.4 km (6.5 mi)
Philippine Sea, 3.3 km east of Hinundayan, Philippines

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