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complex stratovolcano 4276 m / 14,029 ft
Colombia, 1.22°N / -77.37°WCurrent status
(2 out of 5)Galeras webcams / Live-gegevens
| ReportsGaleras vulkaan boekenGaleras 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 - 2010Typical eruption style:
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News from Galeras volcano:
Galeras volcano (Colombia) activity update
Saturday Sep 08, 2012 12:05 PM | DOOR: T
Current seismic signal from Galeras ANGV station on 8 Sep (INGEOMINAS)
Very small earthquakes are visible on recent seismograms.
Wednesday, Sep 05, 2012
Weak seismic activity above background levels is reported from Galeras. Steaming and degassing could be observed during clear weather on 30 August.
Saturday, Sep 01, 2012
A felt magnitude 2.7 earthquake occurred on 29 Aug at 09:05:07 at 7.5 km depth 12.6 km from the main crater of Galeras or at 10.7 km north of the town San Juan de Pasto.
Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012
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. ...
Wednesday, Aug 22, 2012
Seismic activity has been generally low, with some quakes occurred below the active cone. The alert level remains at yellow.
Thursday, Aug 16, 2012
The seismic recordings show pulses of volcanic tremor and small earthquakes.
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