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Ma·yon

 (mä-yōn′), Mount
An active volcano, 2,463 m (8,081 ft) high, of southeast Luzon, Philippines. It is considered one of the world's most perfect cones.
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Mayon

(mɑːˈjɔːn)
n
(Placename) a volcano in the Philippines, on SE Luzon: Height: 2421 m (7943 ft)
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Ma•yon

(mɑˈyɔn)

n.
an active volcano in the Philippines, on SE Luzon Island. 7926 ft. (2415 m).
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Mayon Volcano had three phreatic or steam-driven explosions on Tuesday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
LEGAZPI CITY, Albay - Two phreatic eruptions were recorded by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) since Thursday morning and Friday around the area of Mayon Volcano.
Mayon Volcano erupts anew !-- -- Helen Flores (The Philippine Star) - March 9, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Two phreatic or steam-driven explosions have been recorded at Mayon Volcano in Albay, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said yesterday.
Mayon Volcano in Albay province of the Philippines had two phreatic eruptions Monday, forcing an alert level 2 issued in the country, local media reports said. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recorded the activity.
More than 100 firms engaged in quarrying minerals from Mount Mayon while enjoying the lucrative trade are calling for an investigation into the alleged multi-million peso corruption scandal surrounding it.
MORE than the majestic Mayon Volcano as finish-line backdrop, the elite cast of pros and the entire field will be in for a tough outing when the Xterra Off-Road Triathlon makes its grand return to Albay, Legazpi City, this Sunday.
Mayon volcano spews red -hot lava in another eruption as seen from Legazpi city, Albay province, roughly 200 miles (340 kilometers) southeast of Manila, Philippines, Tuesday, Jan.
Manila: Authorities in the Philippines widened the evacuation area as Mayon volcano spewed lava in spectacular fashion, with warnings of an impending hazardous eruption.
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology raised the alert level for Mount Mayon, warning that a "hazardous eruption" is possible within weeks.
Magma has reached the crater of Mayon volcano, in a coastal and farming area 330 kilometres (200 miles) southeast of Manila, according to the director of the state volcanology agency, Renato Solidum.
Authorities in the Philippines have lowered the alert level around Mount Mayon, a volcano which spewed ash and lava for several weeks.