Pinutukan uli! Salceda posts photos on FB … of Bulusan explosion


Mount Bulusan volcano in Sorsogon exploded early Monday, as shown by photos posted by Albay Rep. Jose Salceda on Facebook.

Salceda did not give further details of what he called the “phreatic explosion” at Bulusan, except that the explosion was happening ATM (at the moment).

The photos showed ash and smoke coming from Bulusan.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said that as of 8 a.m. Monday, Bulusan recorded 24 volcanic quakes in the last 24 hours.

Alert Level 1 (abnormal) remains in effect over Bulusan.