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Kanlaon belches

The restive Mount Kanlaon in Negros yesterday generated a steam-driven or low-energy phreatic eruption, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology.

Mount Kanlaon erupts

A report from Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the phreatic eruption, the result of ground water coming into contact with magma, occurred at around 9:19 a.m. and was ongoing as of 9:46 a.m.

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