Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013

Telica volcano in western Nicaragua spews ash 50 meters into the air


Telica volcano in western Nicaragua has spewed ash 50 meters into the air, the National System for Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (SINAPRED) said.

Villagers near the Telica volcano were put alert and told to protect their water and food sources. No injuries have been reported.

Telica's largest eruption occurred in 1529, rated with a VEI of 4.

Original post: Natural Disasters List September 26, 2013