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On Thursday, April 28, 2016, at approximately 8:30 a.m., a planned system fail-over test for not more than 5.5 hours will result in delayed or missing data on the GOES, SPSD and OSPO web sites. Please see the outage message, which indicates that the duration is approximately 5.5 hours, and watch for additional information.

Volcan de Colima Information Page

Volcano Information:

Name: Colima
Country: Mexico
Latitude: 19.51 North
Longitude: 103.62 West
Summit Height: 4100 M (13451 Feet)
Smithsonian Number: 1401-04
Type of Volcano: Stratovolc


Volcano Links:

Washington VAAC Archived Advisories where Available:
Colima (current archive)
  • 1999; 2000; 2001; 2002; 2003; 2004; 2005; 2006
  • Additional Links:
    Colima Volcano Observatory
  • Colima Bulletins
  • Colima Cams
  • The Center for Prevention of Natural Disasters

    Imagery and Graphics:

    Satellite Imagery - Mexico:
    Volcanic Ash Forecast, Transport and Dispersion (VAFTAD) models:

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