Biliran volcan

compound volcano 1301 m / 4,268 ft
Zentral-Philippinen, Philippines, 11.52°N / 124.54°E
Condition actuelle: normal / en sommeil (1 sur 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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Style éruptif tipique: explosive
Eruptions du volcan Biliran: 1939

Latest nearby earthquakes

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Sat, 31 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 séismes)
01 August 2021 - 06:21 AM (PST) (31 Jul 2021 22:21:00 GMT)

6 km
33 km (21 mi)
Philippines Sea, 23 km au nord de Naval, Philippines
31 July 2021 - 01:32 PM (PST) (31 Jul 2021 05:32:00 GMT)

11 km
17 km (10.6 mi)
Leyte, 11 km au sud de Naval, Biliran, Visayas orientales, Philippines
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 séismes)
31 July 2021 - 03:08 AM (PST) (30 Jul 2021 19:08:00 GMT)

12 km
22 km (14 mi)
Philippines Sea, 8.7 km au nord-ouest de Naval, Philippines
31 July 2021 - 12:30 AM (PST) (30 Jul 2021 16:30:00 GMT)

8 km
24 km (15 mi)
Philippines Sea, 9.1 km au nord-ouest de Naval, Philippines
Wed, 28 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 séisme)
29 July 2021 - 04:30 AM (PST) (28 Jul 2021 20:30:00 GMT)

5 km
16 km (9.9 mi)
19 km au nord-ouest de Carigara, Leyte, Visayas orientales, Philippines

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