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Volcano Calendar 2020
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caldera 311 m / 1,020 ft
Luzon, Philippines, 14°N / 120.99°E
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Taal volcano eruptions:
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:
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Taal volcano news & activity updates
Taal Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 12/1500Z
Sunday Jan 12, 2020 15:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU02 at 15:02 UTC, 12/01/20 from ADRM
VOLCANO: TAAL 273070
PSN: N1400 E12100
SUMMIT ELEV: 311M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/3
INFO SOURCE: VAAC TOKYO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 12/1500Z
OBS VA CLD:
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/2100Z
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0300Z
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/0900Z
RMK: PLEASE SEE FVFE01 RJTD 121500 ISSUED BY VAAC TOKYO
WHICH DESCRIBES CONDITIONS OVER OR NEAR THE VAAC DARWIN AREA
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200112/1800Z
Sunday, Jan 12, 2020
Taal is erupting for the first time since 1977, and has sent a steam-and-ash plume to 16.8km (55,000ft), accompanied by a lot of lightning. PHIVOLCS has raised the Alert Level to 4 on a scale of 0-5. It is currently unknown whether the eruption is phreatic or phreatomagmatic. ...
Sunday, Jan 12, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...
Friday, Mar 29, 2019
The volcano has been becoming more restless and is showing signs of a possible reawakening. PHIVOLCS raised its alert status from 0 (normal) to 1 (abnormal) yesterday. ...
Monday, Jul 01, 2013
Seismic activity remains above background. During 26-27 June, PHILVOLCS recorded 15 volcanic earthquakes. ...
Thursday, Jun 13, 2013
A pulse of more frequent earthquakes (7-9 per day) has been detected under the volcano in recent days. Other parameters show at present no significant changes. ...
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Batu Tara photos
: A remote island in the Flores Sea of Indonesia formed by a single volcano that has been in strong strombolian eruption for years. We regularly lead expeditions to there where we camp several days to observe it.
1-3 day excursions
: If you're interested in volcanoes, there are a number of excursions you should not miss if you're in the area: hike to the craters of Stromboli volcano, climb Etna volcano, get to know the unique volcanic history of Santorini - some examples of shorter (1-3 days) tours and excursions we offer.
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Definition of a volcano
: A volcano is the term for any place on the surface of the earth, where hot molten rock (magma) reaches the surface.