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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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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 FL020 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20200117/1558Z OBS VA DTG: 17/1550Z

Friday Jan 17, 2020 16:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 16:09 UTC, 17/01/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200117/1609Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: TAAL 273070
PSN: N1400 E12100
AREA: PHILIPPINES
SUMMIT ELEV: 311M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/36
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 PHIVOLCS RPHI
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION FL020 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20200117/1558Z
OBS VA DTG: 17/1550Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL020 030/7KT
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
Friday, Jan 17, 2020
The volcano's activity has been characterized by weak emission of steam-laden plumes of up to 800 meters high from the Main Crater that drifted mainly to the southwest, PHIVOLCS reported: ... read all
Thursday, Jan 16, 2020
An ash plume from Taal volcano today (image: PHIVOLCS)
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. ... read all

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