SUMMARY OF THE ACTIVITIES OF THE VOLCANO
The activity of the volcano remains high. Emissions yesterday afternoon, were observed with low ash content and a shift to the northwest at an altitude of 800 meters above the crater.
At night, small emissions up to 150 m above the summit of the volcano were observed, such as a glow on the western flank to about 1200m below the summit.
Technical and related observations:
11:00 (TL) yesterday at 11:00 am (TL) today, it was recorded 65 events long period (LP), 11 episodes of tremor emission (TE), 13 episode of harmonic tremor (TA) and 42 explosions (EXP).
Observations of emissions and ash:
Yesterday afternoon, several emissions of gases and water vapor were observed, with low ash charging westwards and maximum height of 800 m above the crater. At night, small emissions are presented with heights up to 150 m above the summit, and a glow on the western flank, up to 1200m below the summit.
Rains and lahars:
It should be noted of rain in the afternoon yesterday, which did not generate lahars.
This report on a daily basis will be published at 12:00 (TL). In the case of an increase or change in the behavior of the volcano, it will be immediately issued a special report.
January 23, 2016. Reventador , Ecuador.
Source : igepn.
Photo : José Luis Espinosa Naranjo