The Philippines witnessed a massive volcano on January 12th, 2020. It was named as Taal volcano which was located on the island of Luzon and released ash and steam up to 6-9 miles into the open sky. It was believed to be a dangerous eruption feasible inside hours to days with the alert degree of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) escalating from alert level 2 to alert level 4.
People in the town of Balete, San Nicolas, and Talisay in Batangas and other cities in the Taal Lakeshore were asked to evacuate by PHIVOLCS. Among terrified people, some managed to photograph the natural disaster which displayed the rising ash and smoke vigorously. However, all flights coming in and out from all terminals of the Ninoy Aquino International airport were halted by the authority of Manila International Airport.
Due to another severe explosive eruption was away, The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs issued a document stating that 459,300 human beings exist inside the 14 km chance zone.