Taal volcano news & activity updates
Taal volcano (Luzon, Philippines): high thermal anomaly
Thu, 3 Sep 2020, 07:1707:17 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
Tue, 18 Aug 2020, 07:56
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
Mon, 16 Mar 2020, 08:53
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
Tue, 25 Feb 2020, 10:59
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
Sat, 8 Feb 2020, 11:04
No significant changes in activity of the volcano have occurred during the past days: ... read all
Thu, 6 Feb 2020, 07:59
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