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Taal volcano
caldera 311 m / 1,020 ft
Luzon, Philippines, 14°N / 120.99°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Taal volcano eruptions:
2020, 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
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Taal volcano news & activity updates

Taal Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION FL040 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20200113/2002Z OBS VA DTG: 13/2000Z

Monday Jan 13, 2020 20:30 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:15 UTC, 13/01/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200113/2015Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: TAAL 273070
PSN: N1400 E12100
AREA: PHILIPPINES
SUMMIT ELEV: 311M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/15
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 PHIVOLCS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION FL040 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20200113/2002Z
OBS VA DTG: 13/2000Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL040 050/18KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Monday, Jan 13, 2020
Detected thermal signals from the Taal´s main crater captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
PHIVOLCS recorded that the activity of the volcano continues with lava fountaining. Lava fountains on the N flank remain active, currently about 500 m long. New vents were observed. ... read all
Monday, Jan 13, 2020
Eruption from Taal volcano yesterday (credit: Migule De Guzman)
The volcano entered to a period of increased phreatic activity. ... read all

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