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Mayon volcano
Stratovolcano 2462 m / 8,077 ft
Luzon Island, Philippines, 13.26°N / 123.69°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Mayon volcano eruptions:
1616, 1766, 1800, 1811(?), 1814, 1827, 1834, 1839, 1845, 1846, 1851, 1853, 1855, 1857, 1858, 1859, 1860, 1861, 1862, 1863(?), 1868, 1871-72, 1872, 1873, 1876, 1876, 1881-82, 1885, 1886-87, 1888, 1890, 1891-92, 1893, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1900, 1902(?), 1928, 1928, 1939, 1941, 1943, 1947, 1968, 1978, 1984, 1993, 1999-2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2003(?), 2004, 2006, 2009, 2013, 2018
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Mayon volcano: eruption news and updates

Mayon volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION FL100 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20180224/2218Z OBS VA DTG: 24/2220Z

Saturday Feb 24, 2018 22:45 PM |

Satellite image of Mayon volcano on 24 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Mayon volcano on 24 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 22:36 UTC, 24/02/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180224/2235Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: MAYON 273030
PSN: N1315 E12341
AREA: PHILIPPINES
SUMMIT ELEV: 2462M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/157
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 PHIVOLCS RPHI
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION FL100 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20180224/2218Z
OBS VA DTG: 24/2220Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL100 090/19KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Mayon volcano this evening (22 Feb 2018) with the active lava flows (image: Tom Pfeiffer / VolcanoDiscovery)
Thursday, Feb 22, 2018
The volcano's activity continues with little changes but at relatively low levels: according to Phivolcs, there are 3 lava flows down the Miisi, Basud and Bonga-Buyuan gullies on the southern and southeastern flanks with their most advanced fronts having reached 3.3, 4.5 and 0.9 kilometers distance. ... [more]

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