Taal volcano news & activity updates
Taal volcano (Luzon, Philippines): high thermal anomaly
Thursday Sep 03, 2020 07:17 AM | BY: MARTIN
According to MIROVA Detection System a high thermal anomaly (380 MW) was detected in satellite images yesterday at 02:40 local time.
High thermal anomaly at Taal volcano detected by MIROVA (image: MIROVA)
PHIVOLCS reported that weak fumarolic activity or passive emissions of steam occurred that rose approx. 5 m above the crater and drifted NE.
The seismic station records 8 volcanic earthquakes.
Volcanic Alert Level 1 remains unchanged.
Source: Phillippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology volcano activity update 3 September 2020
Tuesday, Aug 18, 2020
PHIVOLCS reported that 20 m high gas-steam plume occurred today at the vents of the Main Crater and extending to the south-southwest of the volcano. ... read all
Monday, Mar 16, 2020
Taal volcano (Luzon, Philippines): no significant change in activity has occurred since the last update
PHIVOLCS recorded occasional minor emissions of steam plumes that rose 164 ft-328 ft (50 m-100 m) above the summit and drifted southwest. ... read all
Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020
PHIVOLCS recorded occasional minor emissions of steam plumes that rose 164 ft-328 ft (50 m-100 m) above the summit and drifted northeast. ... read all
Saturday, Feb 08, 2020
No significant changes in activity of the volcano have occurred during the past days: ... read all
Thursday, Feb 06, 2020
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. ... read all