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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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Explosive.
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Mayon volcano: eruption news and updates

Mayon volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION VA CLD UNKNOWN REPORTED AT 20180226/1508Z OBS VA DTG: 26/1500Z

Monday Feb 26, 2018 15:30 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 15:14 UTC, 26/02/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180226/1514Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: MAYON 273030
PSN: N1315 E12341
AREA: PHILIPPINES
SUMMIT ELEV: 2462M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/168
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 PHIVOLCS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION VA CLD UNKNOWN REPORTED AT 20180226/1508Z
OBS VA DTG: 26/1500Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL180 180/1KT
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
Explosive activity at Mayon last night (so-called lava fountain) (image: Tom Pfeiffer / VolcanoDiscovery)
Monday, Feb 26, 2018
Overall, no significant changes have occurred in the volcano's activity, but after a 2-day long lull, mild explosive activity resumed the day before yesterday (24 Feb), generating intermittent phases of ash emissions and ejections of incandescent tephra to up to a few hundred meters in single explosions. ... [more]

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