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Galeras vulkaan
complex stratovolcano 4276 m / 14,029 ft
Colombia, 1.22°N / -77.37°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Galeras vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1535, 1580, 1616, 1641-43, 1670-1736, 1754-56, 1796-1801, 1823, 1828-34, 1834, 1836(?), 1865-70, 1889, 1891, 1923, 1924-27, 1930, 1932, 1933(?), 1936, 1947, 1950, 1973(?), 1974-83, Feb-May 1989, Jan 1990 - July 1992, Jan-June 1993, Mar-May 2000, June 2002, July 2004 - Feb 2005, Nov 2005 - July2006, Oct 2007 - Jan 2008, Oct 2008 - 2010
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News from Galeras volcano:

Galeras volcano (Colombia) activity update: occasional steam, gas and ash venting, weak tremor pulses

Wednesday Aug 29, 2012 10:05 AM | DOOR: T

Seismogram of ANZ station on 26 Aug, showing a small tremor pulse associated with steam and ash venting
Seismogram of ANZ station on 26 Aug, showing a small tremor pulse associated with steam and ash venting
Gas and steam emissions occur sporadically, such as observed on 21 and 26 August. The emission on 26 Aug at 4:30 pm local time contained some ash and was accompanied by a small quake related to fluid movements.
Weak tremor pulses with a slight increase to the previous week have been recorded. Volcanic earthquakes at various locations under the volcano reached a magnitude of 2.5 and depths up to 9 km.
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Current seismogram from Galeras (ANGV station, INGEOMINAS)
Wednesday, Aug 22, 2012
Seismic activity has been generally low, with some quakes occurred below the active cone. The alert level remains at yellow. [meer...]
Current seismogram from Galera (INGEOMINAS)
Thursday, Aug 16, 2012
The seismic recordings show pulses of volcanic tremor and small earthquakes. [meer...]
Seismic recording from Galeras 13 Aug (INGEOMINAS)
Monday, Aug 13, 2012
Sporadic gas and ash emissions continue to occur at Galeras and tremor signals are sometimes visible on the seismograms. [meer...]
Ash emission from Galeras on 7 Aug (INGEOMINAS)
Wednesday, Aug 08, 2012
INGEOMINAS reported that during 31 July-6 August the magnitude and occurrence of earthquakes detected at Galeras had increased since the previous week. Gas plumes sometimes containing tephra rose from the crater. Observatory staff working near the crater reported a strong sulfur odor on 1 and 6 August. ... [meer...]
Galeras volcano Sismogramma 6 Aug
Tuesday, Aug 07, 2012
Compared to the previous week, the seismicity at Galeras has increased and shows events related to fluid movements within the volcano. Few weak earthquakes with magnitudes less than 1.1 related to fracturing of rock occurred at shallow depths (less than 4 km) at various locations under the volcano. (INGEOMINAS weekly update 6 Aug). [meer...]

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