Overall White alert Volcanic eruption for Ruiz, Nevado del
in Colombia

Event summary

Volcanic eruption Ruiz, Nevado del is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Name: Ruiz, Nevado del
Lat/Lon: 4.895277 , -75.3225
Event Date: 11 Jul 2013 18:45 UTC
Exposed Population 30km:
Exposed Population 100km: No people affected
Max Volc. Explosivity Index VEI:
Population exposure index:
Inserted at: 01 Jan 1900 00:00 UTC

GDACS Score

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Volcano Timeline

IDGDACS alert colorDateSource
1 22 Apr 2012 14:45 WASHINGTON
2 29 May 2012 09:45 WASHINGTON
3 29 May 2012 12:45 WASHINGTON
4 04 Jun 2012 12:04 WASHINGTON
5 04 Jun 2012 18:01 WASHINGTON
6 05 Jun 2012 12:01 WASHINGTON
7 06 Jun 2012 15:01 WASHINGTON
8 06 Jun 2012 20:04 WASHINGTON
9 07 Jun 2012 14:01 WASHINGTON
10 07 Jun 2012 20:01 WASHINGTON
11 08 Jun 2012 11:04 WASHINGTON
12 09 Jun 2012 16:04 WASHINGTON
13 10 Jun 2012 12:04 WASHINGTON
14 15 Jun 2012 12:01 WASHINGTON
15 16 Jun 2012 16:01 WASHINGTON
16 17 Jun 2012 12:01 WASHINGTON
17 18 Jun 2012 13:04 WASHINGTON
18 20 Jun 2012 12:01 WASHINGTON
19 20 Jun 2012 18:01 WASHINGTON
20 23 Jun 2012 11:04 WASHINGTON
21 22 Jun 2012 21:01 WASHINGTON
22 24 Jun 2012 13:01 WASHINGTON
23 02 Jul 2012 12:01 WASHINGTON
24 08 Jul 2012 12:01 WASHINGTON
25 09 Jul 2012 18:04 WASHINGTON
26 10 Oct 2012 12:01 WASHINGTON
27 16 Jan 2013 12:15 WASHINGTON
28 11 Jul 2013 18:45 WASHINGTON

Exposed population

Affected Provinces

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

More information

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