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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 (Colombia) activity update

Sunday Dec 30, 2012 10:40 AM | BY: T

SO2 plume from Nevado del Ruiz on 29 Dec
SO2 plume from Nevado del Ruiz on 29 Dec
Seismic recording on 29 Dec (OLL station, INGEOMINAS)
Current seismic signal (OLL station, INGEEOMINAS)
Current seismic signal (OLL station, INGEEOMINAS)
An SO2 plume drifting from the volcano shows ongoing intense degassing. INGEOMINAS reported occasional steam and ash venting. Small earthquakes and occasional low-level volcanic tremor pulses can be seen on the seismic recordings.
Previous news
Seismic recording on 18 Dec on OLL station (INGEOMINAS)
Tuesday, Dec 18, 2012
An episode of small pulsating volcanic earthquakes occurred today. [more]
Monday, Dec 17, 2012
Low-energy seismic activity associated mainly with rock fracturing within the volcanic edifice continued, located primarily in the northeastern and southeastern areas below Arenas crater, at depths ranging between 1.5 and 6 km. The maximum magnitude recorded was 1.2 on the Richter scale. ... [more]
Monday, Dec 17, 2012
Low-energy seismic activity associated mainly with rock fracturing within the volcanic edifice continued, located primarily in the northeastern and southeastern areas below Arenas crater, at depths ranging between 1.5 and 6 km. The maximum magnitude recorded was 1.2 on the Richter scale. ... [more]
Seismic recording from 01-07 am local time 10 Dec on OLL station (INGEOMINAS)
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012
Occasional tremor pulses and volcanic quakes continue at low to moderate levels. ... [more]
SO2 plume from Ruiz on 19 Nov 2012 (NOAA)
Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012
A significant SO2 plume is visible on the current NOAA satellite image and seismic activity shows an increased number of small quakes and long-period events. [more]
 

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