Update Fri 09 Dec 17:07

Mandalagan volcano

complex volcano 1885 m / 6,184 ft
Zentral-Philippinen, Philippines, 10.65°N / 123.25°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Mandalagan volcano in northern Negros Island, Central Philippines, is an eroded dominantly andesitic-dacitic volcanic complex. It is formed by 7 volcanic edifices and has at least 5 craters of up to 2 km in diameter, some of which are probably calderas. The age of its last eruptions, which produced a thin basalt lava flow, is unknown.
Mandalagan has very active fumaroles in at least 11 locations.
One fumarole field is particularly powerful. It emits a high-temperature (106 degrees C) plume to 30 m height accompanied by a roaring noise like a high-pressure geothermal borehole.
Mandalagan volcano is part of the northern Negros volcanic arc which also contains Mt Silay (1534 m), Mt Kanlaon (2465 m). Mt Mandalagan volcanoes.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Mandalagan volcano eruptions: unknown

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Mon, 21 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21 June 2021 - 09:56 PM (PST) (21 Jun 2021 13:56:00 GMT)
1.9

1 km
14 km (8.7 mi)
20 km south of Cadiz, Philippines
Wed, 9 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
10 June 2021 - 04:41 AM (PST) (9 Jun 2021 20:41:00 GMT)
1.7

6 km
50 km (31 mi)
Philippines Sea, 11 km northeast of Guihulñgan, Philippines



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