Bulletin of extraordinary activity of the volcano Nevado del Ruiz, January 18, 2016
Subject: Bulletin Activities of volcano Nevado del Ruiz. The activity level remains at yellow level or (III): changes in the behavior of volcanic activity.
Regarding the monitoring of the activity of the Nevado del Ruiz volcano, the Colombian Geological Service reports:
On January 18, 2016 (3:05 local time), a volcano-tectonic earthquake, combined with the fracturing of the rock inside the volcano, with a magnitude of 3.2 ML, southwest of Arenas crater was recorded at a depth of 3.26 km.
The location obtained by the OVS–Manizales is:
Latitude: 4?52.34 ‘N
Length: 75? 20.49 ‘W
Depth: 3.26 km
Magnitude: 3.2 ml
It is recommended that communities continue to keep abreast of changes in the current activity of the volcano.
The Colombian Geological Commission follows closely the evolution of the volcanic phenomenon and will continue to report timely to the changes that may occur.
January 19, 2016. Nevado Del Ruiz , Colombie :
Source : SGC.gov.co
Photo : SGC ( archives 07/2015)