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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: NEW VA EM

Saturday May 04, 2019 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on  4 May 2019
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 4 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 23:13 UTC, 04/05/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190504/2311Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/056

INFO SOURCE: IDEAM

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA
EM

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  2 May 2019
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 . ... [more]
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 26 Apr 2019
Friday, Apr 26, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 . ... [more]
Friday, Apr 26, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 . ... [more]
Thursday, Apr 25, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 . ... [more]
 

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