Magma Activity Spotted at the Mayon Volcano

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The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) said that the majestic volcano in Bicol region, the Mayon Volcano, is showing some activities that may lead to another eruption. PHILVOLCS might raise the alert level based on the studies that they are doing.

The crater of the volcano shows smoke that can be seen by the naked eye meaning there are magma activity going on.

The volcano’s last eruption was July – August of 2006. No casualties were reported then.

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