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Taal volcano
caldera 311 m / 1,020 ft
Luzon, Philippines, 14°N / 120.99°E
Current status: restless (2 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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Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Taal volcano news & activity updates

latest (Jan-Jul 2020) | 2019 | 2013 | archive
Mon, 16 Mar 2020, 08:53
Taal volcano from satellite on 13 March (image: Sentinel 2)
PHIVOLCS recorded occasional minor emissions of steam plumes that rose 164 ft-328 ft (50 m-100 m) above the summit and drifted southwest. ...more [read all]
Tue, 25 Feb 2020, 10:59
Minor emissions of steam plumes from Taal volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
PHIVOLCS recorded occasional minor emissions of steam plumes that rose 164 ft-328 ft (50 m-100 m) above the summit and drifted northeast. ...more [read all]
Sat, 8 Feb 2020, 11:04
No significant changes in activity of the volcano have occurred during the past days: ...more [read all]
Thu, 6 Feb 2020, 07:59
Sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions from Taal volcano on 5 February (image: PHIVOLCS)
PHIVOLCS reported that during 29 January-4 February surveillance cameras observed a white steam plume which reached approx. 3,645 ft (1,111 m) altitude and drifted SW. ...more [read all]
Mon, 3 Feb 2020, 15:44
Over the past 24 hours, DOST-PHIVOLCS observed “moderate to voluminous emission of dirty-white to white steam-laden plumes rising 800 meters high before drifting southwest.” On February 1st 2020, sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions was measured at an average of 97 tonnes/day. ...more
Sun, 2 Feb 2020, 22:30
Satellite image of Taal volcano on 2 Feb 2020
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
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

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