A new explosion of Momotombo took place at dawn on Saturday. People who live in communities near the volcano reported hearing a loud crash with smoke fumes.
At this time he was not registered ash emissions or earthquakes felt in neighboring communities. Members of COMUPRED moved to the site to check and accompany families.
The volcano began its eruptive process since December last year and this is a part of phases of the natural phenomenon .
Civil Defense of Nicaragua and the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies, INETER, monitor the slopes of Nicaragua’s volcanoes, for the safety and protection of people.
They called on the population to remain calm.
Saturday, January 30 / CD-SINAPRED
The early hours of Saturday, the Momotombo volcano began to expel incandescent materials, according to the images of surveillance cameras of INETER.
The expulsion took place at about 3h45, so the authorities remained vigilant for the activity of the volcano.
According to residents of the region at the time of high activity, explosions before the start of the emissions of lavas have been heard.
The Momotombo is located in the department of Leon with 1297 meters above the level of the sea.
Janury 31, 2016. Momotombo, Nicaragua :
Sources : Tn8.tv , Sinapred .
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