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Taal volcano
caldera 311 m / 1,020 ft
Luzon, Philippines, 14°N / 120.99°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Taal volcano eruptions:
2020, 1977, 1976, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1911, 1904, 1903, 1885(?), 1878, 1874, 1873, 1842, 1825, 1808, 1790, 1754, 1749, 1731, 1729, 1716, 1715, 1709, 1707, 1645, 1641, 1635, 1634, 1609, 1591, 1572
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
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Taal volcano news & activity updates

latest (Jan 2020) | 2019 | 2013 | archive
Mon, 27 Jan 2020, 11:47
Earthquakes under Taal volcano during the past days
The activity of the volcano has continued to slowly decrease. During the past week, it has been characterized by "weak to moderate emission of white steam-laden plumes 50 to 800 meters high that drifted northeast." ...more [read all]
Thu, 23 Jan 2020, 22:30
Satellite image of Taal volcano on 23 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 22 Jan 2020, 08:24
The activity of the volcano has continued to decrease overall, showing no significant changes: the observatory reported it was characterized by "weak emission of white steam-laden plumes 50 to 500 meters high from the Main Crater that drifted southwest. ...more [read all]
Wed, 22 Jan 2020, 04:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Mon, 20 Jan 2020, 11:52
Depth vs time of earthquakes beneath Taal volcano during the past days
The surface activity from the main crater of the volcano continued to slowly decrease, characterized by steady steam emission and infrequent weak explosions that generated ash plumes rising 500 to 1000 meters and dispersing light ash to the southwest. ...more [read all]
Sun, 19 Jan 2020, 10:34
Recent earthquakes under Taal volcano
The volcano's activity has not changed significantly during the past 24 hours and remains at low levels, with weak emissions of steam plumes rising 300 to 500 meters high from the Main Crater and drifting to the southwest mostly. ...more [read all]
Sat, 18 Jan 2020, 19:45
Satellite image of Taal volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sat, 18 Jan 2020, 04:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 17 Jan 2020, 16:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 17 Jan 2020, 15:24
The volcano's activity has been characterized by weak emission of steam-laden plumes of up to 800 meters high from the Main Crater that drifted mainly to the southwest, PHIVOLCS reported: ...more [read all]

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