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DOST-PHIVOLCS suggests that a total evacuation in Taal Volcano Island and additional evacuation in areas at high risk to pyroclastic density currents and volcanic tsunami within a 14-kilometer radius from Taal Main Crater. Areas in the general north of Taal Volcano are advised to guard against the effects of heavy and prolonged ashfall.

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The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has called on the public “not to risk their safety and their lives” and to abide by the 14-kilometer radius danger zone of Taal Volcano because of the continuous exposure to the hazards in the wake of the volcanic eruption.The advisory was released Wednesday by the Department of Interior and Local Government Unit (DILG) Batangas. This was based on the assessment conducted by the Philippine Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) which ordered the forced evacuation of residents in several barangays within the 14-km radius from Taal volcano classified as high risk zone and are all susceptible to ballistic.Taal, located just 60 kilometers from Manila, is one of the most active volcanoes in a country. Its last eruption was in 1977, but it has a long history of activity. In 1965, a Taal eruption killed some 200 people. Despite the risks that the volcano erupt could again erupt, many residents were eager to return home.


The Taal volcano, which is the second most active volcano in the Philippines, sits 37 miles from the capital of Manila. It began erupting on Sunday, shooting ash and pebbles into the air, blanketing Manila in smoke and forcing the international airport to close.Those residents were all evacuated, volcanology officials said, adding that there should be a total evacuation, too, of endangered communities within a 14-kilometer (8.7-mile) radius of Taal.

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Those villages were all evacuated, though volcanology officials have called for a total evacuation of endangered communities within a 14-kilometer (8.7-mile) radius of Taal. Taal's last disastrous eruption, in 1965, killed hundreds of people. It is the second-most restive of about two dozen active volcanoes in the Philippines, which lies along.

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Earlier, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) raised Alert Level 4 over Taal Volcano and warned of an imminent “hazardous explosive eruption.” Phivolcs also recommended evacuation to all residents within the 14-kilometer radius of the volcano due to “high risk to pyroclastic density currents and volcanic tsunami.” (PNA).

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On Sunday, the alert level for the estimated 450,000 people residing within a 14-kilometer (8.6 mile) radius near the volcano was raised to a level four (out of five) and remained in effect on Monday morning. Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Philippines.

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The total evacuation of the Taal Volcano Island, as well as the areas within the 14-kilometer radius of the main crater was strongly advised because these are susceptible to base surge.

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Phivolcs strongly reiterates the total evacuation of the Volcano Island and high-risk areas within 14-kilometer radius from the Taal main crater. Civil aviation authorities have advised aircraft to avoid airspace around Taal Volcano as airborne ash and ballistic fragments from the eruption column pose hazards to aircraft.

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14 kilometer radius from taal volcano list

DILG calls on the public to respect 14-km danger zone. The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has called on the public “not to risk their safety and their lives” and to abide by the 14-kilometer radius danger zone of Taal Volcano because of the continuous exposure to the hazards in the wake of the volcanic eruption.

14 kilometer radius from taal volcano list

Map of Batangas highlighting the areas under the 14-kilometer radius danger zone The eruption of Taal Volcano in Batangas, Philippines on January 12, 2020, was a phreatic eruption from its main crater that spewed ashes across Calabarzon, Metro Manila, and some parts of Central Luzon and Ilocos Region, resulting to the suspension of classes, work schedules, and flights in the area.

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The Philippines said there is an imminent threat of a hazardous eruption of the Taal Volcano, now rumbling and spewing ash and smoke just 65 kilometers (40 miles) south of the capital Manila.

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Batangas Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office head Lito Castro said villagers within Taal’s 14-kilometer radius danger zone were not allowed to return to their homes. The towns of Agoncillo, Alitagtag, Balete, Cuenca, Laurel, Lemery, Malvar, San Nicolas, Santa Teresita, Taal and Talisay were locked down by local police, along with portions of the municipalities of Lipa, Mataas Na.

14 kilometer radius from taal volcano list

Map of Batangas highlighting the areas under the 14-kilometer radius danger zone. The eruption of Taal Volcano in Batangas, Philippines on January 12, 2020, was a phreatomagmatic eruption from its main crater that spewed ashes across Calabarzon, Metro Manila, and some parts of Central Luzon and Ilocos Region, resulting in the suspension of school classes, work schedules, and flights in the.

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Evacuees are currently relying on donations and relief goods delivered to them following Sunday’s eruption where residents living within the 14-kilometer radius of the volcano were told to evacuate.

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Taal Volcano Taal Volcano is a complex stratovolcano in the province of Batangas, Philippines.The volcano, together with the lake and its approximately 20 km radius, forms the larger Taal Volcano Natural Park, officially the Taal Volcano Protected Landscape.

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Phivolcs previously cleared Tagaytay Ridge as among the “high-risk” areas due to its elevation even if it is within the 14-kilometer radius of the Taal’s crater.

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DOST-PHIVOLCS strongly reiterates total evacuation of Taal Volcano Island and areas at high risk to pyroclastic density currents and volcanic tsunami within a 14-kilometer radius from Taal Main Crater. Areas around Taal Volcano are advised to guard against the effects of heavy and prolonged ashfall. Civil aviation authorities must advise the aviation industry to avoid the airspace around Taal.