Philippines Mayon volcano eruption possible within weeks or daysStaff Writer | January 15, 2018
The Philippines' chief volcanologist warned of a possible hazardous eruption at Mount Mayon "within weeks or even within days", as magma continued to pile up at the summit of the Southeast Asian country's most active volcano.
Nature The 2,462-metre high volcano
It showed a bright crater glow on Sunday, signifying lava had started to flow from the crater.
Manila's airport authorities said airline Cebu Pacific had cancelled flights to nearby Legazpi City for a second day on Monday, citing bad weather.
Mayon's most destructive eruption was in February 1841, when lava buried a town and killed 1200 people. It last erupted in 2014, spewing lava and forcing thousands of people to evacuate. ■