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Concepción volcano
stratovolcano 1700 m / 5,577 ft
Nicaragua, 11.54°N / -85.62°W

Concepción webcams / live data
Concepción volcano eruptions:
2012, 2009-11, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 1999, 1988, 1985-86, 1984-85, 1983, 1982, 1978, 1977, 1973-74, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1957, 1951-55, 1948-50, 1944-45, 1935, 1929, 1928, 1921-26, 1918-19, 1907-10, 1902, 1891, 1884-86, 1883, 1800 ± 50 years, 770 BC ± 50 years (radiocarbon)
Typical eruption style:
intermittent small ash explosions
Last earthquakes nearby

Concepción volcano news & activity updates

Sunday, Apr 14, 2013
Yesterday's seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Yesterday's seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Current seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Current seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
A small swarm of earthquakes and small tremor pulses occurred yesterday.
Wednesday, Jan 23, 2013
Current seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Current seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Previous seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Previous seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
A phase of increased internal activity occurred over night.
Monday, Jan 21, 2013
Seismic activity (numbers and magnitudes of volcanic earthquakes) has decreased.
Friday, Jan 11, 2013
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Volcanic earthquakes continue to occur beneath Concepcion volcano.
Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Seismic activity seems to be increased today.
Monday, Nov 19, 2012
Seismic signal yesterday eevening from CONE station (IG)
Seismic signal yesterday eevening from CONE station (IG)
Pulses of volcanic tremor are regularly visible on the seismograms. In the past days, they have become slightly stronger, but less frequent.
Thursday, Jan 05, 2012
Our friend Andi who climbed Concepción on 5 Jan, writes: ...more
Wednesday, Apr 25, 2007

INETER reported that explosions in the crater of Concepción on 22 April produced ash-and-gas plumes that drifted WSW.

Friday, Apr 20, 2007

INETER reported that explosions in the crater of Concepción on 8 April produced an ash-and-gas plume that rose to an altitude of 2.7 km (8,900ft) a.s.l. and drifted W.

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2007

INETER reported that explosions in the crater of Concepción produced ash-and-gas plumes that traveled down the WSW flanks on 9 February. Explosions continued on 10 February and produced minor ash-and-gas plumes. No seismicity was registered.

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