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Danger zone markers out, but Taal still a no-go zone

MEMBERS of the Philippine Coast Guard on Monday remove the bouys marking the seven-kilometer danger zone around Taal Volcano after the alert level was...

Phivolcs proposes community-based landslide warning system for Cotabato

THE PHILIPPINE Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) is eyeing to install an early warning system (EWS) in landslide-prone areas in Cotabato, one of the provinces at the foot of Mt. Apo and the most affected by the series of strong earthquakes that struck Mindanao last year.

LGUs allow limited access to Taal volcano-affected areas

SOME local government units in areas affected by the Taal volcano eruption allowed their residents to go home on Friday to feed their livestock, amid the seeming decrease in Taal Volcano’s activity this week.

Taal remains swollen and may erupt again — Phivolcs

TAAL Volcano remained swollen with gas and magma, a sign that it could erupt again, state seismologists said on Tuesday.

Magnitude 5.3 aftershock busts GenSan main water line

OVER 700 aftershocks have been recorded by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) since the magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck southern Mindanao on Sunday, with the strongest so far at 5.3 at 4:18 a.m. on Wednesday.

Magnitude 6.6 quake kills at least 4 in Mindanao

A MAGNITUDE 6.6 earthquake struck central Mindanao on Tuesday morning, the second major tremor to hit southern Philippines this month, geologists said.

4.9 earthquake hits North Cotabato

A MAGNITUDE 4.9 earthquake rattled North Cotabato at 9:55 a.m. on Friday, a report from the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

More than 100 aftershocks follow 5.6 earthquake in Makilala

MORE THAN 100 aftershocks were recorded by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) following the magnitude 5.6 earthquake that rocked parts of Mindanao at around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 9.

Aftershocks still felt in quake-hit Luzon areas; Clark Airport resumes operations

A MAGNITUDE 4.5 aftershock shook parts of Luzon early Wednesday morning as people were still reeling from the 6.1 earthquake that struck on Monday.

Earthquake hits parts of Luzon

A 6.1-MAGNITUDE earthquake hit parts of Luzon island late Monday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported early evening that day.

Phivolcs’ 100th seismic station installed in Tandag City

THE PHILIPPINE Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) under the Department of Science and Technology inaugurated yesterday its 100th earthquake monitoring station, located in Tandag City, Surigao del Sur province.

Moderately strong quake hits some areas in Mindanao

A moderately strong 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck at sea off the main southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, though...

Magnitude 4.9 earthquake shakes Eastern Samar, Leyte

A MAGNITUDE 4.9 tectonic earthquake shook parts of Eastern Samar and Leyte at 10:48 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6. Based on the Philippine Institute of...

4.1 tremor off Guian

A MAGNITUDE 4.1 tectonic earthquake was recorded 39 kilometers off Guian town in Eastern Samar at 11:00 a.m. Sunday. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology...