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List of potentially active volcanoes in the Philippines

This is a list of the potentially active volcanoes in the Philippines by region as classified by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology. Erupting volcanoes are listed in Erupting volcanoes in the Philippines. Active volcanoes are listed in List of active volcanoes in the Philippines. Inactive volcanoes are listed in List of inactive volcanoes in the Philippines.

Contents

  • Luzon 1
  • Mindanao 2
  • Sulu Islands 3
  • Visayas 4
  • See also 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

Luzon

Name Elevation Location Last eruption
meters feet Coordinates
Amorong 376 1234 -
Arayat 1026 3366 Holocene
Isarog 1966 6450 -
Labo 943 - 27,000 BP
Laguna Caldera 743 2438 28,000 BP
Malinao 1548 5079 60,000 BP
Malindig 1157 3796 -
Mariveles 1388 4554 4000 BP
Natib 1287 4222 Holocene
Panay 501 1644 Pleistocene
Patoc 1865 6119 -
Pocdol Mountains 1102 3615 -
Santo Tomas 2260 7415 -

Mindanao

Name Elevation Location Last eruption
meters feet Coordinates
Apo 2954 9691 -
Balatukan 2450 8038 -
Balut 852 2828 Holocene
Camiguin Mindanao 1332 Holocene
Kalatungan 2824 9265 Holocene
Latukan 2158 7080 Holocene
Malindang 2435 7989 Holocene

Sulu Islands

Name Elevation Location Last eruption
meters feet Coordinates
Dakut 474 - ?

Visayas

Name Elevation Location Last eruption
meters feet Coordinates
Cabalian 945 3100 -
Cancajanag 900 2953 -
Cuernos de Negros 1862 6109 12,000 BC
Mahagnao 800 2625 ?
Mandalagan 1879 6165 Holocene
Silay 1535 5036 Holocene

See also

References

  • Potentially Active Volcano listPhilippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS)
  • Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) Active Volcano list
  • Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) Inactive Volcano list

External links

  • Siebert L, Simkin T (2002-). Volcanoes of the World: an Illustrated Catalog of Holocene Volcanoes and their Eruptions. Smithsonian Institution, Global Volcanism Program Digital Information Series, GVP-3, (http://www.volcano.si.edu).
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