Lava spews out of a volcano in eruption in the Philippines, thousands of evacuations

There was a volcano in the south of the Philippine capital of Manila, has erupted. Monday morning spewed a volcano of Language, for the first time, drinking it after Saturday, as the area came to be. Thousands of filipinos have been brought to safety.

According to the Philippine institute of Seismology and Volcanology (PHIVOLCS), the lava is accompanied by flashes of lightning, and a small tremor. It is alertheidsniveau will be increased to the highest level.

The lava is accompanied by flashes of lightning. (Photo: Matthieu Pierre)

‘The outburst of volcanic tsunamis cause

Because of the volcano, and Language is at the centre of the homonymous lake, is the danger of flying rocks and boulders, volcanic and tsunami hazard. At least sixteen thousand of the inhabitants of small islands within the lake and in the nearby towns had to evacuate their homes.

52 km to the south of the volcano, which was erupting too. (Photo: John Thomas)

Also, due to the kilometershoge smoke about a hundred flights will be canceled. KLM was a Sunday well-known that on Monday, all flights to Manila has been removed. It is an international airport on the island of Luzon, which is one hundred kilometres to the north of the city, then the Language is set, it was Sunday, the preventative will be closed, as no air traffic is possible, it was considered to be present.

Language is one of the most active volcanoes in the Philippines, and is considered to be one of the most dangerous volcanoes of South-east Asia. In the last 450 years, there were more than 35 years of eruptions. The most recent one took place in the year 1977. At the previous extreme, an eruption in 1911 were at least 1500 people were killed.

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