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Telica volcano (Nicaragua): new earthquake swarm
Friday Jun 28, 2013 15:00 PM | BY: T
This morning's seismic recording at Telica (TELN station, INETER)
A new earthquake swarm started this morning, visible on INETER's seismograms.
Thursday, Jun 27, 2013
: A phase of intense activity occurred last night starting at 19:10 UTC, and lasting for about 40 minutes. The activity was probably a major collapse of the dome and/or accompanied by explosions. It produced a large ash plume rising to about 10-12 km altitude (VAAC Tokyo) into the atmosphere. Due to cloud cover, no direct observations could be made. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2013
: The lava dome remained active and produced hot avalanches on the western and eastern volcanic flanks. Moderate seismic activity and strong and moderate gas-steam activity accompany this process. Satellite data showed a thermal anomaly over the volcano. (KVERT) ... [more]
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2013
: (18 Jun
) KVERT reports no changes in the ongoing eruption of the volcano. Tremor levels remain stable and lava continues to be effused from the southern fissure vent. ... [more]
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