More than 60,000 Filipinos were forced to leave their homes because of the threat of Mayon volcano eruption, according to a report by the National Council for Emergency Management (NDRRMC).
According to preliminary data 40 thousand people have been evacuated, RIA Novosti reports.
According to the latest data, on Wednesday night lava emissions to a height of 3000 to 5000 meters were recorded. Schools have been closed in 17 cities and municipalities. More than 50 domestic and international flights were canceled.