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www.trekkingpinatubo.com/history

History Before 1991, Mt. Pinatubo was an unremarkable and heavily eroded mountain. It was covered in dense forest which supported a population of several thousand indigenous people, the Aeta .

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Pinatubo

History. Mount Pinatubo's summit before the 1991 eruption was 1,745 m (5,725 ft) above sea level, only about 600 m (2,000 ft) above nearby plains, and only about 200 m (660 ft) higher than surrounding peaks, which largely obscured it from view.

www.britannica.com/place/Mount-Pinatubo

Mount Pinatubo, volcano, western Luzon, Philippines, that erupted in 1991 (for the first time in 600 years) and caused widespread devastation.Mount Pinatubo is located about 55 miles (90 km) northwest of Manila and rose to a height of about 4,800 feet (1,460 m) prior to its eruption. After two months of emissions and small explosions, a series of major explosions began on June 12.

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The 1991 eruption of Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines' Luzon Volcanic Arc was the second-largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century, behind only the 1912 eruption of Novarupta in Alaska. Eruptive activity began on April 2 as a series of phreatic explosions from a fissure that opened on the north side of Mount Pinatubo .

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History. Mount Pinatubo's summit before the 1991 eruption was 1,745 m (5,725 ft) above sea level, only about 600 m (2,000 ft) above nearby plains, and only about 200 m (660 ft) higher than surrounding peaks, which largely obscured it from view.

www.britannica.com/science/volcano/Mount-Pinatubo-Philippines-1991

Volcano - Volcano - Mount Pinatubo, Philippines, 1991: Earthquakes and steam explosions announced the reawakening of Mount Pinatubo in 1991, surprising many geologists because Pinatubo was not even listed in catalogs of world volcanoes. This mountain (at that time having an elevation of 1,745 metres, or 5,725 feet) lacked the classic conical shape of a volcano because erosion had carved its ...

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In June 1991, the second-largest volcanic eruption of the twentieth century* took place on the island of Luzon in the Philippines, a mere 90 kilometers (55 miles) northwest of the capital city Manila.Up to 800 people were killed and 100,000 became homeless following the Mount Pinatubo eruption, which climaxed with nine hours of the eruption on June 15, 1991.

www.volcanodiscovery.com/pinatubo.html

Pinatubo mostly noted for a failed geothermal development project. Eruptions of Mount Pinatubo Pinatubo has had at least 6 periods of activity with large explosive eruptions in its past 35,000 years prior to the 1991 eruption. The 1991 eruption in this context actually ranks as one of the smaller eruptions.

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Mount Pinatubo: Home Topography History Sub questions Facts Conclusion History. The volcano Pinatubo is formed by the subduction of the Eurasian plate and the Philippine Mobile Belt. The existence of the volcano Pinatubo can be divided into two periods: the Ancestral Pinatubo & the Modern Pinatubo. ...

volcano.oregonstate.edu/pinatubo

Pinatubo is a stratovolcano on the island of Luzon. Its eruptive history is divided into two distinct parts. The first part of this history involves an ancestral volcano to Pinatubo. This period includes all eruptions to about 35 thousand years ago. Ancestral Pinatubo was a stratovolcano made of andesite and dacite. There is no evidence of ...