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Nevado del Ruiz volcano
stratovolcano 5321 m / 17,457 ft
Colombia, 4.9°N / -75.32°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Nevado del Ruiz volcano eruptions:
2015-16 (ongoing), 2014-15, 2012-13, 1994 (?), 1985-91, 1984-85, 1916, 1845, 1833?, 1831, 1829, 1828, 1826(?), 1805, 1623, 1595, 1570, 1541(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Nevado del Ruiz volcano news & activity updates

Nevado del Ruiz volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION IN WEBCAM AROUND 1338Z

Tuesday Sep 06, 2016 14:00 PM |

Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on  6 Sep 2016
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 6 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 13:46 UTC, 06/09/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160906/1344Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/109

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.


ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION IN WEBCAM AROUND 1338Z

RMK: WE HAVE
RECEIVED INFORMATION SUGGESTING A
POSSIBLE VA EMISSION. WE WILL GATHER
FURTHER
INFORMATION AND ISSUE A FULL ADVISORY AS SOON AS
POSSIBLE.

NXT
ADVISORY: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

Previous news
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on  5 Sep 2016
Monday, Sep 05, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on  4 Sep 2016
Sunday, Sep 04, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Small ash emission from Nevado del Ruiz yesterday evening (INGEOMINAS webcam)
Friday, Jul 29, 2016
Sporadic, usually small ash emissions continue to occur from time to time (every few days) such as last night (s. image attached). These explosions are likely phreatic in nature, i.e. driven by steam explosions inside the currently unstable hydrothermal system heated by an underlying magma intrusion at shallow depth. ... [more]
Monday, Jul 25, 2016
The Manizales volcano observatory reported a small ash emission yesterday afternoon, but cloud cover prevented detailed observations. [more]
Ash emission from Nevado del Ruiz this morning
Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016
The volcano produced again several small to moderately-sized ash eruptions during yesterday and today, generating plumes that rose up to approx. 1 km above the crater. ... [more]

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