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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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Nevado del Ruiz volcano (Colombia): explosive eruption yesterday
Wednesday Jul 22, 2020 08:41 AM | BY: MARTIN
Nevado del Ruiz volcano yesterday (image: INGEOMINAS)
On 21 July at 09:50 local time
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded an explosion at the volcano that generated an ash plume, which reached approx. 20,000 ft (6,100 m)
altitude and drifted W.
Friday, May 01, 2020
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. read all
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