Ecuador: Tungurahua Volcano Update, 16 explosions recorded

Posted on August 22, 2012 • Filed under: Agriculture, Ecuador, Enviromental Issues, TRAVEL, Weather/Climate

The Tungurahua volcano activity is regarded as a moderate to high level, unlike
previous days activity today has been characterized by the generation of explosions
moderate to high, with few events of continuous issues, the explosions were
accompanied by guns of varying intensity that caused the windows shake. The
observed emission columns amounted to 5 km above the crater, having a
ash content of medium to high and heading west. There was a small flow
pyroclastic which fell about 2 km along the creek Achupashal. So far no one has
new reports of ashfall.Read Article

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