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Thousands flee erupting volcano

The super blue moon illuminates Mayon Volcano as it spews lava during a mild eruption, hours after a total lunar eclipse in Legazpi, Philippines. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

The super blue moon illuminates Mayon Volcano as it spews lava during a mild eruption, hours after a total lunar eclipse in Legazpi, Philippines. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

The super blue moon illuminates Mayon Volcano as it spews lava during a mild eruption, hours after a total lunar eclipse in Legazpi, Philippines. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during an eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, south of Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during an eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, south of Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during an eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, south of Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Displaced Filipinos sleep in the room of the evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano flows lava fountains and ash flumes in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Displaced Filipinos sleep in the room of the evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano flows lava fountains and ash flumes in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Displaced Filipinos sleep in the room of the evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano flows lava fountains and ash flumes in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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A resident wades through a river with lahar flow coming from Mount Mayon volcano in Guinobatan. 

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A resident wades through a river with lahar flow coming from Mount Mayon volcano in Guinobatan. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A resident wades through a river with lahar flow coming from Mount Mayon volcano in Guinobatan. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Visitors take pictures of volcanic ash spewing out of a crater of Mount Mayon volcano during an eruption in Camalig. 

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Visitors take pictures of volcanic ash spewing out of a crater of Mount Mayon volcano during an eruption in Camalig. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Visitors take pictures of volcanic ash spewing out of a crater of Mount Mayon volcano during an eruption in Camalig. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Residents push a motorcycle across a river mixed with lahar from Mount Mayon volcano in Daraga. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Residents push a motorcycle across a river mixed with lahar from Mount Mayon volcano in Daraga. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Residents push a motorcycle across a river mixed with lahar from Mount Mayon volcano in Daraga. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during an eruption in Legazpi city. 

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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during an eruption in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during an eruption in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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A student wearing a face mask walks to school after volcanic ash spewed out of a crater of Mount Mayon volcano. 


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A student wearing a face mask walks to school after volcanic ash spewed out of a crater of Mount Mayon volcano. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A student wearing a face mask walks to school after volcanic ash spewed out of a crater of Mount Mayon volcano. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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A resident wades through a river with lahar flow coming from Mount Mayon volcano in Guinobatan. 

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A resident wades through a river with lahar flow coming from Mount Mayon volcano in Guinobatan. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A resident wades through a river with lahar flow coming from Mount Mayon volcano in Guinobatan. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during anew eruption in Legazpi city. 


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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during anew eruption in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon Volcano during anew eruption in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Displaced Filipinos sleep in the hallway of the evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano flows lava fountains and ash flumes in Legazpi city. 


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Displaced Filipinos sleep in the hallway of the evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano flows lava fountains and ash flumes in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Displaced Filipinos sleep in the hallway of the evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano flows lava fountains and ash flumes in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Displaced Filipinos sleep at the covered court of the evacuation center as lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano in Legazpi city. 


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Displaced Filipinos sleep at the covered court of the evacuation center as lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Displaced Filipinos sleep at the covered court of the evacuation center as lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano in Legazpi city. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, Philippines. 
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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A view of Mount Mayon volcano as it erupted anew, from Our Lady of the Gate Parish church in Daraga, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A view of Mount Mayon volcano as it erupted anew, from Our Lady of the Gate Parish church in Daraga, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A view of Mount Mayon volcano as it erupted anew, from Our Lady of the Gate Parish church in Daraga, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Displaced Filipinos stay at an evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano spews lava and other materials, in Legazpi city, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Displaced Filipinos stay at an evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano spews lava and other materials, in Legazpi city, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Displaced Filipinos stay at an evacuation center after Mount Mayon volcano spews lava and other materials, in Legazpi city, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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A farmer works on a rice farm while Mount Mayon volcano spews ash during a new eruption in Daraga, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A farmer works on a rice farm while Mount Mayon volcano spews ash during a new eruption in Daraga, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A farmer works on a rice farm while Mount Mayon volcano spews ash during a new eruption in Daraga, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province. 

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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Trees and leaves are covered by ash after Mount Mayon volcano spewed lava and other material in Guinobatan, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Trees and leaves are covered by ash after Mount Mayon volcano spewed lava and other material in Guinobatan, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Trees and leaves are covered by ash after Mount Mayon volcano spewed lava and other material in Guinobatan, Albay province. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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A view of the Mayon Volcano after a new eruption in Camalig, Albay province, south of Manila. 

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A view of the Mayon Volcano after a new eruption in Camalig, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A view of the Mayon Volcano after a new eruption in Camalig, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Students passes through the rice paddy as they run away from cascading volcanic materials from the slopes of Mayon Volcano in Guinobatan, Albay province, south of Metro Manila. 


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Students passes through the rice paddy as they run away from cascading volcanic materials from the slopes of Mayon Volcano in Guinobatan, Albay province, south of Metro Manila. REUTERS/Rhadyz Barcia

Students passes through the rice paddy as they run away from cascading volcanic materials from the slopes of Mayon Volcano in Guinobatan, Albay province, south of Metro Manila. REUTERS/Rhadyz Barcia
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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province. The Philippines has raised the alert level at its Mayon volcano, prompting authorities to close all schools and urge residents to stay indoors.

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Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province. The Philippines has raised the alert level at its Mayon volcano, prompting authorities to close all schools and urge residents to stay...more

Lava flows from the crater of Mount Mayon volcano during a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province. The Philippines has raised the alert level at its Mayon volcano, prompting authorities to close all schools and urge residents to stay indoors. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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A view of the Mayon Volcano after a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, south of Manila. 

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A view of the Mayon Volcano after a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Rhadyz Barcia

A view of the Mayon Volcano after a new eruption in Legazpi city, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Rhadyz Barcia
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A resident and his water buffalo walk at a river, while the Mayon volcano spews ash in Guniobatan, Albay Province. 


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A resident and his water buffalo walk at a river, while the Mayon volcano spews ash in Guniobatan, Albay Province. REUTERS/Stringer

A resident and his water buffalo walk at a river, while the Mayon volcano spews ash in Guniobatan, Albay Province. REUTERS/Stringer
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Reddish glow of lava drifting towards southwest part of Mayon volcano in Camalig town, Albay province, south of Manila. 


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Reddish glow of lava drifting towards southwest part of Mayon volcano in Camalig town, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Stringer

Reddish glow of lava drifting towards southwest part of Mayon volcano in Camalig town, Albay province, south of Manila. REUTERS/Stringer
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A farmer gets his calf to bring to the nearest evacuation centre after Mayon Volcano spews ashes in Camalig, Albay province. 



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A farmer gets his calf to bring to the nearest evacuation centre after Mayon Volcano spews ashes in Camalig, Albay province. REUTERS/Stringer

A farmer gets his calf to bring to the nearest evacuation centre after Mayon Volcano spews ashes in Camalig, Albay province. REUTERS/Stringer
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A soldier uses a megaphone to convince residents to evacuate after Mayon volcano erupted anew. 


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A soldier uses a megaphone to convince residents to evacuate after Mayon volcano erupted anew. REUTERS/Stringer

A soldier uses a megaphone to convince residents to evacuate after Mayon volcano erupted anew. REUTERS/Stringer
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Clouds partially cover Mayon volcano's crater as it spews a column of ash. 


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Clouds partially cover Mayon volcano's crater as it spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer

Clouds partially cover Mayon volcano's crater as it spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer
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Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. 


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Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer
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Evacuees with their belongings on a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. 

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Evacuees with their belongings on a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer

Evacuees with their belongings on a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer
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Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. 


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Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer
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The Mayon volcano spews a column of ash.

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The Mayon volcano spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer

The Mayon volcano spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer
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The Mayon volcano's crater glows, as it is pictured from Daraga, Albay. 


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The Mayon volcano's crater glows, as it is pictured from Daraga, Albay. Romulo Quinto Ceneta/via REUTERS

The Mayon volcano's crater glows, as it is pictured from Daraga, Albay. Romulo Quinto Ceneta/via REUTERS
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Residents with their belogings wait for a military truck to evacuate. 

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Residents with their belogings wait for a military truck to evacuate. REUTERS/Stringer

Residents with their belogings wait for a military truck to evacuate. REUTERS/Stringer
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Soldiers and residents are seen on a military truck departing to evacuation centers. 


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Soldiers and residents are seen on a military truck departing to evacuation centers. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers and residents are seen on a military truck departing to evacuation centers. REUTERS/Stringer
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