Nevado del Ruiz volcano news & activity updates

Nevado del Ruiz volcano (Colombia): venting of small ash and degassing this morning

Sun, 10 Oct 2021, 15:48
15:48 PM | BY: MARTIN
Gas, steam and small amount of ash from Nevado del Ruiz volcano this morning (image: INGEOMINAS)
Gas, steam and small amount of ash from Nevado del Ruiz volcano this morning (image: INGEOMINAS)
The activity of the volcano continues with constant degassing and sporadic ash emissions.
Continuing emissions of water vapor and gases with venting of small ash have been observed by the Servicio Geológico Colombiano's surveillance cameras in Manizales this morning. The video can be seen in the attachment.
The plume rose approx. 1,050 m (3,400 ft) above the summit and drifted NE.
The alert level for the volcano remains at "yellow".
Source: Servicio Geológico Colombiano volcano activity update 10 October 2021

Degassing started at about 05:45 local time today (source: Servicio Geológico Colombiano)

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