Masaya , Nicaragua : The Masaya Volcano woke up with a large plume of gas .

Masaya , Nicaragua : The Masaya Volcano woke up with a large plume of gas .

Volcan Masaya dawns with gas column

The Masaya Volcano woke up with a large plume of gas that surprised the villagers living around the volcano. The volcano has maintained activity in recent months, forming a lava lake, a fact that has drawn international media attention.

In addition, there has been a series of earthquakes that have spread to the area of the sierritas. Even the seismic swarm occurred yesterday south of Managua could be linked to the activity of the volcano. Masaya volcano closed to the public preventively due to seismic activity on Tuesday.

Masaya volcano, 23 kilometers southeast of Managua, is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Nicaragua reached by car because it allows its main crater, the Santiago, which now features a lake of lava, of recent formation.

June 02 , 2016. Masaya , Nicaragua :

Source : DIARIO METRO

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