LEGAZPI CITY — The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has recorded 313 volcanic earthquakes in Mount Bulusan in Sorsogon province previously 24 hours.
In its 8 a.m. bulletin on Thursday, Oct. 13, Phivolcs stated the volcano’s edifice was inflated, indicating the potential of sudden steam-driven or phreatic eruptions.
On Wednesday, Phivolcs raised alert degree 1 over the volcano resulting from “elevated hydrothermal exercise.”
The agnecy additionally stated that “a pronounced and ongoing inflationary development” was detected since late September on the southwestern and southern slopes.
Bulusan Volcano emitted 279 tons of sulfur dioxide on Sept. 29.
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