Nevado Del Ruiz, Colombia : volcano-tectonic earthquake, felt by the inhabitants.

Nevado Del Ruiz, Colombia : volcano-tectonic earthquake, felt by the inhabitants.

Bulletin activity extraordinary of the Nevado del Ruiz volcano, November 8, 2015.

Subject: Activity Bulletin of volcano Nevado del Ruiz. The Yellow level of activity or (III) remains: changes in the behavior of volcanic activity.

Regarding the monitoring of the activity of the Nevado del Ruiz volcano, the SERVICIO Geologico COLOMBIANO through the OBSERVATORIO VULCANOLÓGICO Y SISMOLÓGICO OF MANIZALES, reports that:

On November 8, 2015 at 22:48 (local time), a volcano-tectonic earthquake, combined with the fracturing of the rock inside the volcano, with a magnitude of 3.1 ML, located in the north of crater Arenas was recorded at a depth of 3.79 km. This event was reported as felt by the inhabitants of the area of influence of the volcano.

The location obtained by the OVS–Manizales is:

Latitude: 54.64 4? ‘N
Length: 75? 18.93 ‘W
Depth: 3.79 km
Magnitude: 3.1 ML

It is recommended to the community to continue to keep abreast of changes in the current activity of the volcano.
The SERVICIO Geologico COLOMBIANO through the OBSERVATORIO VULCANOLÓGICO Y SISMOLÓGICO OF MANIZALES, closely following the evolution of the volcanic phenomenon and will continue to report timely to the changes that may occur.

November 11, 2015. Nevado Del Ruiz, Colombia :

Source : SGC

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