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Santo Tomas volcano

stratovolcano 2260 m / 7,415 ft
Luzon Island, Philippines, 16.33°N / 120.55°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Santo Tomas volcano on Luzon Island, Philippines, is one of the highest stratovolcanoes of the country. It has many volcanic vents and fissures.
A report about an eruption or "displacement" in the region on January 4, 1641, described as an outburst of water accompanied by an earthquake, probably is related to the major eruption of Parker volcano in southern Mindanao on the same day.

Note: another volcano with the same name exists in Guatemala.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Santo Tomas volcano eruptions: unknown

Last earthquakes nearby

TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Thu, 3 Dec 2020 (GMT)
3 Dec 9.49 pm (GMT +8) (3 Dec 2020 13:49:00 GMT)
2.6

45 km - More
19 km4.6 km southwest of Namboongan, Ilocos, Philippines
Wed, 2 Dec 2020 (GMT)
03 December 2020 - 02:34 AM (PST) (2 Dec 2020 18:34:00 GMT)
2.3

24 km - More
7 km9.3 km southwest of Itogon, Benguet, Cordillera, Philippines
Sun, 22 Nov 2020 (GMT)
23 Nov 12.27 am (GMT +8) (22 Nov 2020 16:27:00 GMT)
3.1

94 km - More
29 km2.4 km east of Payocpoc Sur, La Union, Ilocos Region, Philippines

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