Tag Archives: Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology

Major 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes the Central Philippines – Killing at Least 144 People.

October 15, 2013 – Major Earthquake Strikes Central Philippines: Update Oct-17-2013 –  The death toll from the magnitude-7.2 earthquake that hit the Philippines has risen to at least 144, with the number of people affected by the temblor topping 3 … Continue reading

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Philippines Earthquake Struck the Same Day as the Taiwan 6.2 Tremor.

June 2, 2013 – Philippines Earthquake Struck the Same Day as the 6.2 Taiwan Tremor: In this photo released by North Cotabato Provincial Office, residents look at boulders that partially blocked a highway after an earthquake in North Cotabato in … Continue reading

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Five Climbers KIlled and More Trapped After the Mayon Volcano Erupts in the Philippines.

May 8, 2013 – Five climbers killed and more trapped after volcano Mayon erupts in Philippines: One of the Philippines‘ most active volcanoes spewed huge rocks and ash after daybreak on Tuesday, killing at least five climbers and trapping more … Continue reading

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