Active volcano in the Philippines forces evacuations

  • Published: 13 January 2020
  • Nearly half a million people in the Philippines are in harm's way because of an active volcano about 40 miles south of the capital city of Manila. More than 16,000 in the immediate area have already been evacuated, as scientists warn a "hazardous eruption" could be imminent. Howard Johnson reports from Tagaytay, where ash has blanketed nearby villages and residents are on edge.

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Comments • 384

  • Matt Dorsey
    Matt Dorsey  2 days back

    That looks like a lot of Co2. Has AOC revised her end of the world estimate?

    • Marikit
      Marikit  2 days back

      It's Tagaytay not Tugatay bo-ob lagi nalang ba kaming mga Pilipino mag-aajust para sa inyo? Baka gusto niyo pang i-translate.

      • Junard Habasi
        Junard Habasi  2 days back

        y u don't wear mask mr reporter, ashes r dangerous

        • KarMa CañQuints
          KarMa CañQuints  2 days back

          Take care kabayans....

          Erin is transforming.

          • Kok0ro Ch4n
            Kok0ro Ch4n  2 days back

            1:27 wtf 😂😂💔 why this part

            • James Del Rosario
              James Del Rosario  2 days back

              People pray for my country😭

              • Anonymous Anonymous
                Anonymous Anonymous  3 days back

                Thankfully, no one died during the eruption.

                • Spynxz -_-
                  Spynxz -_-  2 days back

                  The sad part is 3 people died delivering relief goods to the affected ressidents due to an accident. They were pretty young too..

              • Stream Epiphany
                Stream Epiphany  3 days back

                May pasok sa Monday??

                • Third Gilfredo
                  Third Gilfredo  3 days back

                  Its occured on the capital city Tagaytay, south of manila.

                  • NiRVASH ReNTON
                    NiRVASH ReNTON  3 days back

                    beautiful but very dangerous!

                    • Jinisinsane
                      Jinisinsane  3 days back

                      I thought godzilla was coming out when I saw the lightning.

                      • Gabriel Arias
                        Gabriel Arias  2 days back

                        Maybe a colossal Titan

                      • Toramaru
                        Toramaru  2 days back

                        Should be Ghidorah or Rhodan. Jk lol

                    • Trillanes TV
                      Trillanes TV  3 days back

                      It seems like wallpaper in my IPhone 6s plus

                      • VisualAddict
                        VisualAddict  3 days back

                        I feel bad for the animals that were left behind on the island. They could've saved them before the eruption.

                        • VisualAddict
                          VisualAddict  24 hours back

                          @Lhen Fradejas I don't know it all. I'm just well informed. And, btw, I wouldn't go around assuming people's gender either.

                        • ara jung
                          ara jung  1 days back

                          @VisualAddict if that's the case, then that's really messed up. I wish our government at least tried to do something. Amidst ensuring the people's safety and evacuation, I feel like they could have made an effort in helping save the animals too

                        • Lhen Fradejas
                          Lhen Fradejas  1 days back

                          @VisualAddict oooookkkkaaayyyy Mr know it all

                        • VisualAddict
                          VisualAddict  2 days back

                          @Lhen Fradejas regarding Australia. They were able to save more animals than Philippines did despite the fires. They literally ran in there to save the animals. People made an effort to save then and risk their lives. Have you ever been part of a rescue group? Probably not then you wouldn't have such ignorant responses.

                        • VisualAddict
                          VisualAddict  2 days back

                          @Lhen Fradejasdo you actually pay attention, read or watch the news? The residents were warned days before. You can go to the local gov't and check. You live in a disaster prone country. It's your responsibility to be ready whenever a disaster will strike. It's called being prepared.

                      • A G
                        A G  3 days back

                        lmao that smiling picture at the end >_>

                        • jj cuco
                          jj cuco  4 days back

                          taal volcano

                          • Blanca Robles
                            Blanca Robles  4 days back

                            Increible dos VOLCANES a la vez haciendo erupción, increible.

                            • Jean Galaura
                              Jean Galaura  4 days back

                              OMG! Take care to my fellow Filipinos there in Batangas city...

                              • Dward & dianne vlogss
                                Dward & dianne vlogss  4 days back

                                update actual video of TAAL VOLCANO CRATER


                                • Darth Vader
                                  Darth Vader  4 days back

                                  JESAS IS CUMING🙏 we Russian's will pray for safety

                                • Niel Tsui
                                  Niel Tsui  4 days back

                                  Oh! It erupted??

                                  • Strong Believer of the Holy Bible

                                    2 Timothy 3:1 But mark this; there will be terrible times in the last days. Lord Jesus Christ is coming soon🙏❤️🕊 REPENT, believe in the Gospel

                                    • NOOBMASTER69
                                      NOOBMASTER69  3 days back

                                      Yow, new decade will start and yet you're still believing in false God. There's no God

                                    • Kohpi Binz
                                      Kohpi Binz  3 days back

                                      God cant save you, only you can save yourself.

                                    • сука
                                      сука  3 days back

                                      Jesus isn’t real grow up

                                  • hound doggin
                                    hound doggin  5 days back

                                    Why would Donald Trump make this volcano erupt!? What a racist!!!

                                    • Cherry Martinez
                                      Cherry Martinez  5 days back

                                      The way she said "tagaytay"😄

                                    • Vikie Ramos
                                      Vikie Ramos  5 days back

                                      Read in the holy bible Matthew chapter 24

                                      • Papi Dawg
                                        Papi Dawg  7 hours back

                                        Lol don't mind this kid right here ^^, he's just looking for a fight and that's why he's a mess 😆

                                      • NOOBMASTER69
                                        NOOBMASTER69  3 days back

                                        Vikie Ramos , and so?

                                    • Jack Reacher
                                      Jack Reacher  5 days back

                                      Golden opportunity for BBC, Discovery Channel and National Geographic to make documentary.

                                      • nigel kim
                                        nigel kim  2 days back

                                        I would definitely wait for that one

                                      • Aishterudesu
                                        Aishterudesu  2 days back

                                        Alex Mint i wouldnt be mad at it tbh. I barely know anything but the basics. Would be a good watch to learn more about its history.

                                      • Alex Mint
                                        Alex Mint  2 days back

                                        Lakas tama neto

                                      • Kohpi Binz
                                        Kohpi Binz  3 days back


                                    • Othneil Lammie
                                      Othneil Lammie  5 days back

                                      Calamities by land and sea ,the unsettled state of society , the alarms of war , are portentous the forecast appoarching events of the greatest magnitude . The angencies of evil are combining their forces and consolidating . They are strengthening for the last great crisis. Great changes are soon to take place in our world , and the final movements will be rapid ones.JESUS IS COMING BE PREPARE ,REPENT OF OUR SINS ,WE HAVE NO TIME TO LOOSE

                                      • him the demon
                                        him the demon  5 days back

                                        i hope red and orange are okay....

                                      • George Spell
                                        George Spell  6 days back

                                        This is so normal and needs to happen it's like burping what would happen if we couldn't burp lol uhm I bet some people be like oh no valcano must be global warming js no I wish no harm to people or there homes but like Earth would explode if these things didn't happen

                                        • Jerry Hewes
                                          Jerry Hewes  6 days back

                                          last time I was there Quezon City was the capitol.

                                          • LagiNaLangAko23
                                            LagiNaLangAko23  3 days back

                                            @SCIENTIFIC FLIPINO GODHOOD MYSTIC wrong

                                          • RM Alfaro
                                            RM Alfaro  3 days back

                                            +Jerry Hewes The current capital city, Manila, was the capital of the Philippines throughout most of its history. The Philippine capital was transferred to Quezon City from Manila after World War II. Quezon City served as the country's capital only from 1948-1976. The Philippine capital was then reverted back to Manila via Presidential Decree No. 940 issued by President Ferdinand Marcos.

                                          • • Hakdog
                                            • Hakdog  4 days back

                                            @Ay Nano and sa iisang video lang yung comment mo kaya mabilis mabasa meron pa nga na nag correct sayo kasi alam din nila na mali yung sinasabi mo. And fyi i'm not tondo boy :)

                                          • • Hakdog
                                            • Hakdog  4 days back

                                            @Ay Nano nope wag mo ko igaya sayo hahhaha mahilig lang ako mag basa ng comments at nakita ko na mali mali sinabi mo kaya nakapag comment ako

                                        • Zach Pickford
                                          Zach Pickford  6 days back

                                          I’m telling you this is unnatural behaviour it’s weather control look up the weather experiments that go on in the Antarctica nothing would cause this scale of weird activity going on in the world right now

                                          • Yates Hill
                                            Yates Hill  6 days back

                                            Pagtulong sa Organisasyon ng Mga Bumbero at Mga Hayop ng Australia Mag-abuloy Sa Cashapp-Tpcloud9 Kung nais mong suportahan

                                          • money Mig MM
                                            money Mig MM  6 days back

                                            Idk if that's natural or man made... the military can irritate volcanoes and alter weather.. never seen lighting come from volcanoes

                                            • Sonny Atienzar
                                              Sonny Atienzar  3 days back

                                              money Mig MM Volcanic Lightning is a rare phenomenon and was first observed during the eruption of Mt Vesuvius and also in Mt Etna. The said volcanoes along with Taal Volcanoes are super volcanoes and has a very deadly & destructive history.

                                            • VisualAddict
                                              VisualAddict  3 days back

                                              What are you smoking?

                                            • TRgenre dp
                                              TRgenre dp  4 days back

                                              Volcanic lightning is from static electricity caused by volcanic ash. It’s completely normal.

                                          • K.I.S.S Keep It Simple Survival

                                            I love it!!! Did anyone save the Animals?

                                          • The Chuckness
                                            The Chuckness  6 days back

                                            0:26 TUH-GUH-THAI!?! 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣 #CBSFail

                                            • Papi Dawg
                                              Papi Dawg  7 hours back

                                              @NOOBMASTER69 you still don't get the context, do you? The apparent mispronunciation is actually negligible, but this guy suddenly went nuts about it and you'd see in his history that he's relentless with this some sort of speech crusade of his. Hence, I called both the mispronunciation of "tagaytay" and his immediate reaction petty. And you, you're pathetic lololol you came out of nowhere with your awful argument. People nowadays SMH

                                            • Papi Dawg
                                              Papi Dawg  7 hours back

                                              @NOOBMASTER69 Oh really?? You think that's high falutin already? Oof seems that you're quite overwhelmed by such a short reply to the point that you think I'm using an ad hominem attack against you and the other guy whom I called petty lol. I'll borrow your term then, "Pathetic" 😆😆😆

                                            • NOOBMASTER69
                                              NOOBMASTER69  8 hours back

                                              Papi Dawg
                                              First of all, some of your words is not applicable to what you’re really trying to say, using highfalutin words doesn’t make you more knowledgeable, some of your words doesn’t fit exactly on your sentence. Second you should not expect that people will understand your reply because of how the sentence is constructed, fix your statement first. Third you’re being ad hominem on your previous (as well as the latest) replies which is NOT how you should debate someone’s opinion and/or idea.

                                            • Papi Dawg
                                              Papi Dawg  16 hours back

                                              @NOOBMASTER69 if you could gobble up your "degree" then you should, it might help you boost your comprehension 😜😜😜

                                            • Papi Dawg
                                              Papi Dawg  16 hours back

                                              @NOOBMASTER69 lol if you truly understood what I meant on my previous replies here, you'd easily know that I'm talking to this extremely boastful filipino guy who's in a pedantic rampage against non-filipino speakers, that's why I call his efforts too petty. The ironic thing though is that you seemed to have acutally developed some kind of rapport with the same guy hahaha! Birds with the same feathers, I guess 🤣🤣🤣🤣

                                          • Crusty Cluster
                                            Crusty Cluster  6 days back


                                            • Calvin X
                                              Calvin X  6 days back

                                              Crazy how they had the crew smiling at the end.

                                              • Marikit
                                                Marikit  2 days back

                                                Of course THEY ARE NOT AFFECTED!! keep safe Philippines

                                              • Harron Nuska
                                                Harron Nuska  2 days back

                                                One of the traits that defines us filipinos is our tenacity amidst life's trials and tribulations and our ever present vigor and vitality and our penchant in finding humor on the bad.. weve got ice water in our veins!! 😂😂😂

                                              • Kohpi Binz
                                                Kohpi Binz  3 days back

                                                You morons, his talking about the three reporters at the end of the video.

                                              • Bembem Tallo
                                                Bembem Tallo  3 days back

                                                We Filipinos always smile even if our houses is burning we are still smiling hahahahaha

                                            • Ricky Bobby
                                              Ricky Bobby  6 days back

                                              That's what happens when they want to praise that fake prophet

                                              • big birds
                                                big birds  2 days back

                                                @Ricky Bobby don't worry hes a meme in the philippines majority here doesn't believe him

                                              • Tagalog Maharlika 呂宋國
                                                Tagalog Maharlika 呂宋國  5 days back

                                                he's a meme in here. but he has some followers I think.

                                              • Ricky Bobby
                                                Ricky Bobby  5 days back

                                                @Tagalog Maharlika 呂宋國


                                              • Ricky Bobby
                                                Ricky Bobby  5 days back

                                                @Tagalog Maharlika 呂宋國

                                            • Dan The Man
                                              Dan The Man  6 days back

                                              Relax...Mother Nature is just farting😀✌🏼

                                              • VisualAddict
                                                VisualAddict  3 days back

                                                😂😂😂😂 that's a lot of gas

                                            • Verdeflor Tin
                                              Verdeflor Tin  6 days back


                                              • LeafVillage UchihaClan

                                                I swear. The Philippines can not catch a break. Pray for the people.

                                                • Mame Daifuku
                                                  Mame Daifuku  1 days back

                                                  @Khen Rodriguez when your getting out of context and your grammar went wrong... Aw so Cute xd

                                                • Khen Rodriguez
                                                  Khen Rodriguez  1 days back

                                                  @Snipez Nebu ssshh u're still talking?

                                                • Snipez Nebu
                                                  Snipez Nebu  1 days back

                                                  @Khen Rodriguez idk either but how insecure are you to tell me to grow up without knowing ur state

                                                • Khen Rodriguez
                                                  Khen Rodriguez  1 days back

                                                  @Snipez Nebu idk are u?

                                                • Snipez Nebu
                                                  Snipez Nebu  1 days back

                                                  @Khen Rodriguez as if ur mature enough to say that🤭🙄

                                              • Nemesis T-Type
                                                Nemesis T-Type  6 days back

                                                FYI Taal Lake is a supervolcano.

                                                • badlongon
                                                  badlongon  2 days back

                                                  @LagiNaLangAko23 sana all

                                                • LagiNaLangAko23
                                                  LagiNaLangAko23  3 days back

                                                  @badlongon Taal is steamier than my love life

                                                • badlongon
                                                  badlongon  5 days back

                                                  It's a very complicated volcano much like my lovelife. 😫

                                                • Papi Dawg
                                                  Papi Dawg  6 days back

                                                  Lol where did you get that flawed notion?

                                                • fightnight14
                                                  fightnight14  6 days back

                                                  and one of the few decade volcanoes.

                                              • Kervin
                                                Kervin  6 days back

                                                Earthquakes every 30 minutes here in our house (I live just 25 km away) since two days ago. Ash fall is not severe but nearby places are completely covered in ash and essentially a ghost town. But Batangueños help each other to the extent that there were some overflow of relief good this morning in some evacuation centers. Some people who donated came back with bit of food for themselves too.

                                                • Bob Flecknell
                                                  Bob Flecknell  6 days back

                                                  Check your population data for Manila folks. Manila Proper or National Capital Region NCR Population 2020
                                                  is 13,923,452. Manila Proper consists of a number of cities, one of which is the smaller Manila.

                                                  • NOOBMASTER69
                                                    NOOBMASTER69  3 days back

                                                    They can call metro manila as manila, as long as they don't say that the capital pf the philippines is manila CITY

                                                  • RM Alfaro
                                                    RM Alfaro  3 days back

                                                    +Bob Flecknell Metropolitan Manila or "Metro Manila" is the National Capital Region (NCR) composed of 16 different cities and 1 municipality. The City of Manila which is the Philippine capital city is located within Metro Manila. If you're referring to the capital city then just say City of Manila or simply Manila. If you are referring to the National Capital Region, then you can just refer to it as Metro Manila or NCR to avoid confusion.

                                                  • gee gee
                                                    gee gee  6 days back

                                                    Bob Flecknell, FYI it's "METRO MANILA", not Manila Proper... and it's "Manila" or "City of Manila", NOT smaller manila. There is no such thing as Manila proper and smaller manila.

                                                • contactpq
                                                  contactpq  6 days back

                                                  Picture looks like a reversed Oreo cookie with chocolate filling in the middle

                                                  • Raphael Kharkongor
                                                    Raphael Kharkongor  6 days back

                                                    So which Country is next This month ?

                                                    • Raphael Kharkongor
                                                      Raphael Kharkongor  5 days back

                                                      @its the current year could be, they are everywhere now huh.

                                                    • its the current year
                                                      its the current year  5 days back

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                                                      Ricky Gervais dissed Hollywood
                                                      Volcanic eruptions in the Philippines

                                                      It's the new world orders work

                                                  • Yuan Sanchez
                                                    Yuan Sanchez  6 days back

                                                    Its taal Volcano eruption

                                                    • Bryan J
                                                      Bryan J  6 days back

                                                      Unless my flight is canceled tomorrow night, I am going to Manila

                                                      • Red Bean
                                                        Red Bean  5 days back

                                                        cebu pacific

                                                      • Ay Nano
                                                        Ay Nano  5 days back

                                                        Rebook to Iloilo or Cebu airport.

                                                      • analgesic
                                                        analgesic  6 days back

                                                        we have other airports, not just the one in Manila

                                                      • Red Bean
                                                        Red Bean  6 days back

                                                        refund ticket?

                                                    • mika lee
                                                      mika lee  7 days back

                                                      He should have worn N95 mask. Stay safe everyone.