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Galeras is an Andean stratovolcano in the Colombian department of Nariño, near the departmental capital Pasto. Its summit rises 4,276 metres above sea level. It has erupted frequently since the Spanish conquest, with its first historical eruption being recorded on December 7, 1580. A 1993 eruption killed nine people, including six scientists who had descended into the volcano's crater to sample gases.
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by John Biggar
Volcan GALERAS 4276m – 1 day – F Galeras is a highly active volcano near the city of Pasto. Its summit is a crater blown out to the W, with a new ash and cinder dome growing inside the crater. The highest point is on the crater rim. The peak ...
18th International Conference, Genoa, Italy, September 7-11, 2015, Proceedings by Vittorio Murino, Enrico Puppo
Galeras is a stratovolcano situated in the Andes mountains, near (7 km W) to the city of Pasto2. After around 40 years of silence, such volcano started again its activity in 1988, with several ash and gas emissions as well as some eruptions: the ...
by CTI Reviews
Galeras: Galeras is an Andean stratovolcano in the Colombian department of Nariño, near the departmentalcapital Pasto. Its summit rises 4,276 metres ( 14,029 ft)above sealevel.It has eruptedfrequently since the Spanish conquest, with its first ...
Natural Disasters (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Galeras: Galeras is an Andean stratovolcano in the Colombian department of Nariño, near the departmental capital Pasto. Its summit rises 4,276 metres ( 14,029 ft) above sea level. It has erupted frequently since the Spanish conquest, with its ...
Fodor's Dominican Republic (2010)
Las Galeras is a sleepy corner of the country, but one rich in quiet rewards for the adventurous. PLANNING GETTING HERE AND AROUND AIR TRAVEL American offers connections. Orientation and Planning Getting Oriented > 'I75 ...
by Sean Harvey
Las Galeras is a RD$60 guagua ride from the town of Samana.The road into town, the Carretera Las Galeras, leads right to the beach entrance, where there's a cluster of beach shacks and restaurants as well as a volleyball court. Most of the ...
by Katherine Tuider, Evan Caplan
Las Galeras is an excellent jumping off point for some of the most breathtaking beaches that Samaná – and the island – has to offer, including Playa Rincón, Playa Frontón, and Playa Madame. LaVieja Along the 28 kilometer stretch that ...
by Lonely Planet, Michael Grosberg, Kevin Raub
Las Galeras is a small laidback town at the far. or Las Galeras.
by John R. Clark Hall, Herbert Dean Meritt
Se embarcan en Corneto, en seis galeras. El 21 de febrero desembarcan en Piombino, donde permanecen cuatro dfas. Despues, el Papa y su hijo van a la isla de Elba, para vigilar la construc- cion de dos fortalezas: Leonardo da Vinci esta ...
Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (1999)
by Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Hazel Rymer, John Stix, Steve McNutt
Galeras Volcano, Colombia Galeras is among the most active volcanoes in Colombia ...
Encyclopaedia Americana : a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and biography, brought down to the present time (1836)
The sort of caps or covers of the head in use among the Romans, on divers occasions, were the pitra, pile us, cucuttus, galeras and pal- liolum, which are often confounded by ancient as well as modern writers. The general use of caps and ...
by Jan Onofrio
It was impossible to descend, for after these three days Captain Melgosa and one Juan Galeras and another companion, who were the three lightest and most agile men, made an attempt to go down at the least difficult place, and went down ...
by Harvey F. Kline
It is at the foot of the Galeras volcano. Pasto is the capital city of Nariño Department. It has 382,618 inhabitants ...
by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha
and build widespread communities extending from the Paramos de Quilinsayaco, del Bordoncillo, del Galeras, etc., southward in Troncal Sur, to the large volcanic region at the ...
by F. Diez
gato, galeras), Ron. galet. Beside же О. Fr. has jaitie (Duc. v. galo) = L. gatea, dim. gaieota eas viaarium Papias. Jalan _jaugen Jaloux _ zelo. J aruba jamon, jambe jambon _ gamba. Jangler О. Fr., Pr. jangiar to ...
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