Tungurahua volcano (Ecuador): ongoing ash emissions
Tue, 1 Mar 2016, 09:0409:04 AM | BY: T
Ash emissions have continued after the powerful vent-clearing explosion on Sunday (27 Feb). During brief periods when cloud cover lifted, a steam-and ash column was seen rising 1,500 meters above the crater and heading west.
Ash/steam emission from Tungurahua yesterday
Ash fall has been occurring in the sector of Mocha. Ground vibrations from the volcano could be felt in Manzano, Pillate, Patilahua and the Tungurahua Volcano Observatory.
Sat, 27 Feb 2016, 11:24
Two moderately large explosions occurred at the volcano yesterday noon from 12:12 local time. The first and larger explosion produced an ash plume that rose approx. 5000 meters above the summit. ... Read all