Isarog volcan

stratovolcan 1966 m / 6,450 ft
Luzon Island, Philippines, 13.66°N / 123.38°E
Condition actuelle: normal / en sommeil (1 sur 5)

Isarog volcano is an andesitic stratovolcano of Naga city, in SE Luzon, Philippines. It is part of the Bicol volcanic chain, and could still be active although no historic eruptions are known. The volcano has active fumaroles, steam vents and hot springs.

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Style éruptif tipique: explosive
Eruptions du volcan Isarog: unknown

Latest nearby earthquakes

HeureMag. / ProfondeurDistance/Lieu
Sat, 5 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 séisme)
05 June 2021 - 08:24 PM (PST) (5 Jun 2021 12:24:00 GMT)
1.7

11 km
30 km (19 mi)
9.9 km au nord-ouest de Naga, Province of Camarines Sur, Bicol, Philippines
Fri, 4 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 séisme)
04 June 2021 - 07:14 PM (PST) (4 Jun 2021 11:14:00 GMT)
3.2

4 km
43 km (27 mi)
22 km à l'ouest de Naga, Province of Camarines Sur, Bicol, Philippines

Introduction

Isarog volcano forms the broad isthmus between Lagonoy Gulf and San Miguel Bay. The volcano is truncated by a 2.5-km-wide crater breached to the east where is drained by the narrow gorge of the Quinarag River.

1915-16 earthquakes & seismic unrest
On 8 November, 1915, frequent earthquakes were felt on and around Isarog volcano, with some occasional noises. Landslides occurred on the slopes of Isarog volcano. The seismic swarm repeated itself 2 or 3 times at long
intervals until 10 January, 1916. The volcano was thickly wooded, even inside of the crater, and nobody observed any fumaroles.
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Source: "Awakening of two old volcanoes in Luzon, Philippine Idands." Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America; December 1916; v. 6; no. 4; p. 236-240

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