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Taal volcano, Luzon, Philippines: news & activity updates

Updated: Jul 3, 2022 23:44 GMT -
Thu, 14 Apr 2022, 00:02
PHIVOLCS lowered the Alert Level for Taal to 2 (on a scale of 0-5) on 9 April, noting a significant decrease in activity during the previous two weeks. Sulfur dioxide emissions were high during the first three weeks of March, peaking at 21,211 tonnes per day on 16 March, but dropped on 3 April to an average of 240 tonnes per day; the flux again decreased to 103 tonnes per day on 8 April, the lowest number recorded since unrest began in 2021. During 26 March-9 April only 86 small-magnitude and imperceptible volcanic earthquakes had been recorded, and by 31 March background tremor associated with shallow hydrothermal activity had ceased. Read all
Sat, 9 Apr 2022, 22:30
Taal volcano (image: @PhilNews247/twitter)
The PHIVOLCS volcano observatory lowered the alert level for the volcano from Level 3 to Level 2, as the activity decreased significantly during the past two weeks. Read all
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