Taal volcano (Luzon, Philippines): elevated activity continues
Thu, 16 Jan 2020, 08:5808:58 AM | BY: MARTIN
PHIVOLCS recorded a dark grey ash plumes at 06:17 and 06:21 local time that rose 1,640 ft-2,624 ft (500 m-800 m) above the summit crater and drifted W and SW.
An ash plume from Taal volcano today (image: PHIVOLCS)
The seismic station records 103 volcano-tectonic earthquakes of which 14 were with magnitude M 1.4 - M 4.0.
It was released 4186 tons/day of sulfur dioxide.
Alert level remains at 4 on a scale of 0-5. The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows and tsunamis could affect an area of about 14 km distance from the main crater.
Source: Phillippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology volcano activity update 16 January 2020
Thu, 16 Jan 2020, 05:45
Taal Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION FL020 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20200116/0513Z OBS VA DTG: 16/0520Z