Taal volcano (Luzon, Philippines) activity update: weakening seismic unrest
Not much has changed since the last update, but seismic activity under the volcano has decreased. In the latest volcano bulletin, PHIVOLCS reported:
Tue, 23 Feb 2021, 12:4012:40 PM | BY: RL
"In the past 24-hour period, the Taal Volcano Network recorded one (1) volcanic earthquake. Emission of white steam-laden plumes from fumarolic activity at the vents of the Main Crater was moderate."
Alert level 1 (abnormal) remains in place.
Thu, 18 Feb 2021, 09:50
Ongoing elevated seismic activity under the volcano sparked fears that the volcano, which had a massive, devastating eruption little more than a year ago, in January 2020, might erupt again in the near future. It prompted authorities to evacuate residents from Volcano Island, located within the crater lake of Taal volcano in the Province of Batangas, Philippines. ... read all
Tue, 16 Feb 2021, 09:50
The seismic network of volcanological observatory PHIVOLCS detected 98 tremor events at less than 1 km depth that lasted in range of 5 to 12 minutes. ... read all
Thu, 3 Sep 2020, 07:17
According to MIROVA Detection System a high thermal anomaly (380 MW) was detected in satellite images yesterday at 02:40 local time. ... read all
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