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The Taal volcano complex is situated on the island of Luzon on the Philippines. It is about 50 km in the south of the capital city of Manila. Right in the center of the island is the main crater, that holds a sulfuric lake.

Since 1572, the volcano has 33 recorded eruptions, the most devastating eruption occurred in the year 1911. The most recent volcanic activity happened in 1977, although the volcano has remained quiet since. It is still not safe, signs of increased activity appeared in 1991, 1992, 1994, and most recently, in June of 2009.

 

mountainstamp.com Taal Volcano stamp 1962

Philippines 1962, Taal Volcano.

 

mountainstamp.com Taal Volcano stamp 1967

Philippines 1967, Taal Volcano.

 

mountainstamp.com Taal Volcano stamp 1968

Philippines 1968, Taal Volcano. 

 

Philippines Taal volcano stamp issued 2016 by Sao Tome and Principe
São Tomé and Príncipe, Taal volcano.
The stamp was issued in the series "Volcanoes & Minerals".
(perforated & imperforated)

 

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