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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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Explosive
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Taal Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PLEASE SEE VAAC TOKYO FOR INFORMATION OBS VA DTG: 02/2225Z

Sunday Feb 02, 2020 22:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Taal volcano on  2 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Taal volcano on 2 Feb 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU03 at 22:25 UTC, 02/02/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200202/2225Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: TAAL 273070
PSN: N1400 E12100
AREA: PHILIPPINES
SUMMIT ELEV: 311M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/24
INFO SOURCE: VAAC TOKYO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: PLEASE SEE VAAC TOKYO FOR INFORMATION
OBS VA DTG: 02/2225Z
OBS VA CLD:
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0425Z
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1025Z
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1625Z
RMK: PLEASE SEE ADVISORY ISSUED BY VAAC TOKYO WHICH
DESCRIBES CONDITIONS NEAR THE VAAC DARWIN AREA OF
RESPONSIBILITY. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF VAAC TOKYO
REISSUE WITH NEW INFORMATION.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Earthquakes under Taal volcano during the past days
Monday, Jan 27, 2020
The activity of the volcano has continued to slowly decrease. During the past week, it has been characterized by "weak to moderate emission of white steam-laden plumes 50 to 800 meters high that drifted northeast." ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020
The activity of the volcano has continued to decrease overall, showing no significant changes: the observatory reported it was characterized by "weak emission of white steam-laden plumes 50 to 500 meters high from the Main Crater that drifted southwest. ... [more]
Depth vs time of earthquakes beneath Taal volcano during the past days
Monday, Jan 20, 2020
The surface activity from the main crater of the volcano continued to slowly decrease, characterized by steady steam emission and infrequent weak explosions that generated ash plumes rising 500 to 1000 meters and dispersing light ash to the southwest. ... [more]

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