Strong explosion in the Momotombo volcano, Nicaragua .
28 FEBRUARY 2016. A strong eruption of Momotombo volcano was felt in western Nicaragua on Saturday night February 27th.
Inhabitants of the departments of Leon and Chinandega reported a strong explosion and the cameras from the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies (INETER) captured an image of the Momotombo volcano ejecting incandescent material at 9:01 pm.
On the social networks, Facebook users and other users from the city of Leon, are reported to have of felt a rumble, which could have of be caused by a shock wave from an eruption of volcano, according to the Seismological Network of Nicaragua.
The community of Momotombo and in La Paz Centro, at 9:40 pm, ashfall was reported.
At the same time, through official media, Rosario Murillo, First Lady of Nicaragua and coordinator of the Communication and Citizenship Council, recommended to remain calm and reminded that these natural phenomena can not be guessed.
February 29, 2016. Momotombo, Nicaragua .
Source : LA PRENSA