Home / Tag Archives: Mayon

Tag Archives: Mayon

Mayon alert lowered as eruption threat decreases

MANILA – The alert level on Mayon Volcano was lowered one notch on Tuesday, indicating “decreased tendency” towards hazardous eruption, state vulcanologists said. There had been a “decline in the intensity and frequency” of ash and lava emissions, the Philippine ...

Read More »

LOOK: US assault ship docks in PH for patrol, Mayon relief

MANILA – US Ambassador Sung Kim on Monday visited the amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard, which is docked at the Manila Bay for a port visit. Amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard docks in Manila for port visit pic.twitter.com/MRc3wGEyxy — ...

Read More »

Mayon 'big bang' still possible as clouds hide unrest

MANILA – Mount Mayon remains on the brink of a hazardous eruption as clouds shroud its sporadic emission of ash and lava, making the active volcano seem restive, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said Tuesday.  “Nand’yan pa rin ...

Read More »

Lava advance shows Mayon still restive

FARM LIFE GOES ON A farmer tends to his farm at Barangay Busay, Daraga, Albay province, even as Mt. Mayon continues to show signs of restiveness. —NIÑO JESUS ORBETA LEGAZPI CITY—The lava in one of the channels on Mt. Mayon ...

Read More »

Phivolcs: Mayon calming down but alert remains

Lava is seen flowing out of the Mayon Volcano in this photo taken at dawn on January 27, 2018. The volcano has been restive since mid-January, forcing some 84,000 residents to evacuate. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News MANILA – Restive Mayon ...

Read More »

Mayon ejects 1,000-m ash plume

MANILA – Mount Mayon spewed a 1,000-meter ash plume on Friday, as authorities looked for ways to decongest evacuation centers that house tens of thousands. The volcano has been emitting carbon dioxide and sulfur in “degassing” episodes that may lessen ...

Read More »

Phivolcs: Mayon emits ash early Thursday

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000. For ...

Read More »

Almost 90,000 Mayon evacuees face dire straits in relief camps

Rescue workers assist an elderly patient during a medical mission at the San Andres Elementary School in Sto. Domingo town in Albay on Monday. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News The number of Filipinos fleeing from the erupting Mayon Volcano to safe ...

Read More »

4 lava fountains spout from Mayon on Sunday

Published: 4:28 p.m., Jan. 28, 2018 | Updated: 12:18 a.m., Jan. 29, 2018 Mount Mayon had its fourth lava fountain eruption on Sunday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology (Phivolcs) said. At 3:28 p.m., the Mayon spewed molten lava, and ...

Read More »

WATCH: Heavy rains near rumbling Mayon trigger 'sediment-laden stream flow'

Heavy rains caused by the tail-end of a cold front affecting Luzon triggered a rush of silted water near the foot of restive Mayon Volcano in Albay Saturday, just as authorities warned of possible lahar flow in the area.  Phivolcs ...

Read More »