Bulusan Volcano grumbles weal phreatic explosion, ejects steam plume

Photo courtesy Philvocs

CASIGURAN, Sorsogon – Bulusan Volcano remains abnormally active as it generated a very weak phreatic eruption on Thursday, March 2 at 1:57 PM.

The Bulusan seismic monitoring network has monitored explosion- type earthquake followed by short- duration tremor that lasted for approximately 26 mins.

Visual observation of the event was obscured by clouds covering that summit, although small steam plume on southeast vent was captured in snapshot by IP camera.

Prior to this were 2 volcanic earthquakes recorded in past 24 hrs.

Alert Level 1 as abnormal remains in effect over Bulusan Volcano.

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