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Stratovolcano 2435 m / 7,989 ft
Central Philippines, Philippines, 10.41°N / 123.13°ECurrent status
: minor activity or eruption warning
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2016, 2015, 2006, 2005, 2003, 2002, 1996, 1993, 1992, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1980, 1978, 1970, 1969, 1932-33, 1927, 1905-06, 1904, 1902, 1894, 1893, 1884, 1883, 1866Typical eruption style:
Explosive (phreatic eruptions)
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Volcano news: Canlaon
Canlaon volcano (Central Philippines, Philippines) activity update: degassing, sporadic ash emissions
Thursday Jul 28, 2016 12:05 PM | BY: T
PHIVOLCS reported that during 20-25 July diffuse white plumes rose above Kanlaon; On 20 July plumes were a dirty-white color, and on 25 July they rose 200 m and drifted NW and SW. The Alert Level remained at 1 (on a scale of 0-5).
(Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 20-26 July 2016)
Saturday, Jun 18, 2016
The volcano remains restless. A small explosion occurred Saturday morning at 09:19 local time. ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 30, 2016
Two small explosions occurred at the volcano yesterday evening, at around 18:20 and 19:18 local time. An ash plume rose to approx. 1500 m above the summit and some freshly ejected incandescent bombs could be seen at the crater rim. ... [more]
Friday, Dec 11, 2015
Small ash emissions occurred this morning at 05:13 local time, producing a plume that rose approx. 500 m from the volcano's summit. [more]
Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015
PHIVOLCS raised the alert level of the volcano following an increase in activity. Starting from 21:55 local time on 24 Nov, a series of phreatic explosions occurred from the summit crater, producing ash plumes that rose up to approx. 1 km. ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 21, 2012
Three 50 m wide cracks have appeared on on the upper flank of Canlaon volcano (also spelled Kanlaon) near the crater after the M6.7 earthquake on Negros island in the Philippines on 6 Feb 2012. ... [more]
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