Taal volcano news & activity updates
Taal volcano (Luzon, Philippines) activity update: occasional minor steam emissions
Tue, 25 Feb 2020, 10:5910:59 AM | BY: MARTIN
PHIVOLCS recorded occasional minor emissions of steam plumes that rose 164 ft-328 ft (50 m-100 m) above the summit and drifted northeast.
Minor emissions of steam plumes from Taal volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Additionally recorded 45 volcano-tectonic earthquake associated with magma beneath the edifice of which 2 earthquakes were felt at 19:37 and 19:51 local time in area of Bilibinwang, Agoncillo, Batangas.
Source: Phillippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology volcano activity update 25 February 2020
Sat, 8 Feb 2020, 11:04
No significant changes in activity of the volcano have occurred during the past days: ... read all
Thu, 6 Feb 2020, 07:59
PHIVOLCS reported that during 29 January-4 February surveillance cameras observed a white steam plume which reached approx. 3,645 ft (1,111 m) altitude and drifted SW. ... read all
Mon, 3 Feb 2020, 15:44
Over the past 24 hours, DOST-PHIVOLCS observed “moderate to voluminous emission of dirty-white to white steam-laden plumes rising 800 meters high before drifting southwest.” On February 1st 2020, sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions was measured at an average of 97 tonnes/day. read all
Sun, 2 Feb 2020, 22:30
Mon, 27 Jan 2020, 11:47
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." ... read all