Momotombo, Nicaragua : the eruptive activity of the Momotombo volcano was reactivated.

Momotombo, Nicaragua :  the eruptive activity of the Momotombo volcano was reactivated.

The Government of Nicaragua reported that since the early hours of Friday the eruptive activity of the Momotombo volcano was reactivated.
The volcano resumed its intensity, there is magma that goes to the surface of the Momotombo, explained the coordinator of the Communication and Citizenship Council, Rosario Murillo.
He added that from 2:00 am gas and ash explosions are recorded on the volcano.

Murillo said that the level of risk is the same as that in previous weeks had alerted when the Momotombo entered into eruptive phase after 110 years of inactivity.
The RSAM values ranged from 100 to 2300 units in the eruptive process

According to the website of the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies, INETER, the Momotombo volcano today were produced 18 earthquakes with magnitudes of up to 3.0 on the Richter scale.

December 26, 2015. Momotombo, Nicaragua :

Source : elnuevodiario.com.ni

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