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Biliran volcano

Actualizado: 3 dic. 2022 03:31 GMT -
volcán compuesto 1301 m / 4,268 ft
Filipinas central (Filipinas), 11.52°N / 124.54°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Biliran volcano comprises the whole 20x35 km Island of Biliran which is formed by a group of lava domes. It is located across the narrow Biliran Strait from the northern tip of Leyte Island.
Biliran volcano is at the northern end of a 170 km long volcanic chain extending SSE to Panaon Island.
The only known historic activity took place on 26 September 1939 and consisted of a phreatic explosion accompanied possibly by a debris avalanche. Ash fell in Caibiran town 12 km to the E.
There are many fumarole fields, hot springs, mud pools and thermal areas on Biliran.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Erupciones del volcán Biliran: 1939

Latest nearby earthquakes

Fecha / HoraRevista / Prof.Distancia/Ubicación
jueves, 1 diciembre 2022 GMT (1 sismo)
2 dic 2022 04:06 (GMT +8) (1 dic 2022 20:06 GMT)

198 km
26 km (16 mi)
Philippine Sea, 37 km al noroeste de Panalanoy, Filipinas
miércoles, 30 noviembre 2022 GMT (1 sismo)
1 dic 2022 00:01 (GMT +8) (30 nov 2022 16:01 GMT)

10 km
35 km (22 mi)
Philippine Sea, 20 km al noroeste de Naval, Filipinas
sábado, 26 noviembre 2022 GMT (1 sismo)
26 nov 2022 14:47 (GMT +8) (26 nov 2022 06:47 GMT)

10 km
15 km (9.3 mi)
8.4 km al noroeste de Leyte, Bisayas orientales, Filipinas
lunes, 21 noviembre 2022 GMT (1 sismo)
22 nov 2022 02:06 (GMT +8) (21 nov 2022 18:06 GMT)

17 km
12 km (7.5 mi)
6.6 km al sureste de Naval, Biliran, Bisayas orientales, Filipinas

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