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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(?)
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explosive
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Nevado del Ruiz volcano (Colombia): near-constant ash emissions

Friday May 01, 2020 10:36 AM | BY: MARTIN

Emissions of gas and steam from Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 29 April (image: INGEOMINAS)
Emissions of gas and steam from Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 29 April (image: INGEOMINAS)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 20,000 ft (6,100 m) altitude and drifted W.
The Alert Level remained at 3.
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