A vent clap on Climb Mayon in the Philippines killed foursome German climbers and their usher, a Filipino subject, former Tuesday. Leastwise septet over-the-counter climbers were injured in the eructation, which lasted approximately 73 seconds. One draw told local reporters that the dropping rocks and rubble that resulted from the clap probable killed the grouping.The Philippine Plant of Vulcanology and Seismology called the Mayon bang a “little phreatic case” and aforesaid that the alerting floor would not be elevated. Still, they bear well-advised masses to remain crystalise of the Read more [...]
Lava flows out of the cone-shaped crater of Mayon volcano 2462 meters in height. The picture was taken in Legaspi, Albay province, southeast of Manila on 15 December. Authorities began evacuating thousands of villagers who live near this most active volcano in the Philippines after the Tuesday of the volcano threw ash and lava began to trickle.
Tens of thousands of villagers in the Philippines have been forced to flee their homes after the volcano Mayon, one of the most active volcanoes in the country rooted shining pillar of lava and ash high into the sky.
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In the Philippines, an earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale. According to the National United States Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was located at a depth of 35 kilometers under the seabed at a distance of 140 km south-east of the Philippines, the Pandan.
Also, in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Tonga today, an earthquake of magnitude 5.1 on the Richter scale. According to the National United States Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was located at a depth of 344.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a distance of 240 km north-west of the capital city of the Kingdom Read more [...]
Drought in the summer months, and then a tropical typhoon reduced the amount of sugar cane production in the Philippines. As a result, for the first time in 8 years, the island nation is forced to significantly increase the volume of imports of sugar. According to new government figures until April Philippines will buy 50 thousand. Tons of imported sugar.
This was during the eve of the conference held in Manila, said the head of the committee on regulation of the sugar market Koskolluela Rafael (Rafael Coscolluela). Next purchase is scheduled for June, shipments will be 90 thousand. Tons of Read more [...]
Typhoon «Conson»From which two days ago hit the Philippines, reached China. Authorities were warned in advance about the possible threat, so to the disaster have been canceled all flights, thousands of Chinese people have been evacuated from the most dangerous areas.
In the Philippines, the number of victims of the hurricane has reached 39 people, and 84 are unaccounted for. When approaching the Philippines wind speed «Conson» reached 120 kilometers per second, however, after the impact of such a destructive force, faced by the inhabitants of the Philippines, Read more [...]
Two earthquakes of magnitude about 7 occurred in the night of Saturday in the Philippines, the danger of a tsunami is not, stated on the website of the U.S. Geological survey.
More powerful aftershock was the impetus that occurred in 6.51 local time (2.51 MSC). Its magnitude was 7,4, and the epicenter was located 115 km South-West of the city of Cotabato on Mindanao island.
The magnitude of the initial quake was 6,9. According to the American Pacific tsunami warning center, the danger of a destructive wave no.
The second largest on the planet Philippine archipelago is part of the Read more [...]
Philippines. Manila. on August 19. Flooding caused by heavy rains and tropical storm \"investment destinations\". (JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)
August 21, 2013. Torrential rains and tropical storm \"investment destinations\"coming now to Taiwan, China and Japan, has caused severe flooding in the capital of the Philippines - Manila. In many parts of the movement on the streets is only possible by boat. Closed public institutions, including schools, universities, banks and most private companies. According to the National Agency for emergency situations, killed 8 people.
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The Philippines are preparing to powerful Typhoon
In the North of the Philippines are preparing for the arrival of a powerful Typhoon \"mega\": schools are closed, Smoking navigation, the population gathers food and drug administration.
To the North of the Philippines hit by Typhoon
North of the Philippines is prepared to meet the disaster, the terrible force of a hurricane bearing down on the Northern region of the country and today we will strike with the force of the wind at 200 km/h. Thousands of residents to flee their homes and flee Read more [...]
The passage of Typhoon \"mega\" fifth, the highest category on the territory of the Philippines began on Monday. The Typhoon struck the country's North, where the most important from an agricultural point of view areas. In a Sunday residents of 19 provinces were evacuated because of the risk of landslides. According to experts, the speed of wind gusts in the range of \"mega\" was at times greater than 225 kilometers per hour. Victims of Typhoon \"mega\" in the Philippines began seven people.
The Typhoon left homeless, hundreds of thousands of Filipinos
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Powerful Typhoon \"mega\", which claimed the lives of 19 people in the Philippines, coming on the southern coast of China. Meteorologists warned that the current tropical storm is the strongest in the region in recent years: in the Central part of the atmospheric funnel vortices whirling at speeds over 200 miles per hour.
\"Magee\" is rushing to China
Typhoon \"Magee\" came to the southern coast of China. According to meteorologists, the current hurricane — the strongest in the region in recent years. In the Philippines, he killed 19 people.
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In the southern Philippines in the early morning earthquake of a magnitude of 5.1. The earthquake affected the island of Mindanao, the second largest in the composition of the Philippine archipelago, reports «Xinhua».
According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and seismology, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 55 km Southeast of Surigao city. The center was located at a depth of 10 km, Local residents reported that tremors lower power was felt the day before. Information about the victims there, according to RBC.
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The earthquake of magnitude 5.6 happened in the Philippines, the weakest performer in the region, in the Central part of the island state. The epicenter of the earthquake was at a depth of 35.5 km, reports Xinhua. Information on casualties or damage has not yet been reported. Tremors have been recorded by USGS.
Also on the island Legaspi on the mountain Bulusan also located the weakest performer in the region, there was a release of steam and ash, but according to reports, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and seismology, emissions are not reached populated areas.
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Floods in the North-Eastern part of the Philippines have caused the deaths of nine people. Four more are reported missing. Three days of heavy rains and landslides have forced thousands of residents to flee their homes. Survivors took refuge in government evacuation centers.
According to the press-Secretary of the national police Agrimer Cruz, about 40 thousand people have fled their homes in the North-Eastern part of the island of Luzon. State meteorological service sees the cause in the region so strong rains, the onset of a cold front. Recall, as previously reported InterRight, in addition Read more [...]
MANILA, November 22. In the Central province of Sorsogon, located on the island of Luzon, because of the threat of a possible volcanic eruption Bulusan thousands of Filipinos leave their homes. As reported on Monday, the regional office of civil defence Services in the Philippines, to the present moment of area of potential danger already evacuated about 2.5 thousand people.
According to the observations of earthquake activity Bulusan continues to grow over the last two weeks. On Sunday he «exhaled» 2-mile plume of smoke and volcanic ash. However, according to experts, the Philippine Read more [...]
03.01.2011, Manila. As a result of landslides and floods in the Philippines, starting from 2 January, killing 5 children and 1 adult. Three more children are reported missing. With such sad statistics was made today by the Philippine government. Among the dead were one-year-old boy and his five-year-old sister, who was buried by a landslide in the town of Saint-Bernard in the Central part of the country, reports the Associated Press.
Just as from 2 January to seek refuge were forced to 1.3 thousand people whose homes were flooded or destroyed.
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4 February. The death toll in the floods in the southern Philippines by Friday evening rose again to 13 people after news from the province of Sulu that last night there were killed and five were missing two of its residents, according to the website of the TV station ABS-CBN.
Earlier it was reported that floods in the North-Eastern part of the large southern island of Mindanao led to the deaths of eight Filipinos, more than 44 thousand people were forced to urgently leave their homes.
Torrential rains have covered some areas of Jolo, province of Sulu) layer of water with a height of 2.5 Read more [...]
Philippine volcano Bulusan, located in the southern province of Sorsogon threw a powerful column of scorching steam and ash height up to 2.5 km above the crater.
As reported by ITAR-TASS specialists from the national Institute of Volcanology and seismology, activity Bulusan gradually increasing, however, in their opinion, the beginning of full-scale eruption to speak while early.
The civil defense of the Philippines issued a warning, which recommended to the inhabitants of the surrounding settlements not to approach the boundaries of the 4-km zone of volcanic hazards. According to the service, Read more [...]
October 8, 2013. Vnutritrubnoj area of convergence has brought abundant rainfall to the city of Zamboanga in the Philippines. The rains have caused flooding that washed away roads and led to the evacuation of dozens of families.
The mayor of the city of Isabella, Climaco-Salazar ordered to cancel classes in schools and suspend some state institutions. In combating the effects of the elements involved coast guard and military personnel of the Navy of the Philippines. People who live in low-lying areas and along river banks, it is recommended to move on the hill.
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The government of the Philippine province of Batangas declared \"zones of possible disasters\" 12 cities with a total population of around half a million people near Taal volcano, located just 75 kilometers South of the capital Manila, reported in Thursday on the website of the newspaper Philippine Daily Inquirer.
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and seismology (FIS) introduced the \"fire mountain\" is the second (of five possible) the level of anxiety and it was closed to tourists at the beginning of June, and since then the activity Tala continued to rise.
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October 15, 2013. At least 20 people were killed in a powerful earthquake that happened today in the southern Philippines. The main disaster of a magnitude of 7, 2 fell on the island, Bohol, where 4 people died. The other two were victims of a building collapse on the island of Cebu.
Hearth tremor lies at a depth of 56 km About the threat of a tsunami was not declared. The earthquake occurred at 8 a.m. local time. After the most powerful push in the Philippines were registered several earthquakes of smaller magnitudes.
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