Cerro Bravo volcano

Updated: Jul 6, 2022 15:31 GMT - Refresh
stratovolcano 4000+ m / 13,123 ft
Colombia, 5.09°N / -75.3°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Cerro Bravo volcano is located 145 km NW of Bogota, Colombia, north of Nevado del Ruiz volcano.
It consists of dominantly dacitic lava-domes. In the past 4000 years, the volcano has had at least 7 violent (plinian) explosive eruptions, producing pumice layers and pyroclastic flows.

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Typical eruption style: explosive, lava domes
Cerro Bravo volcano eruptions: 1720 ± 150, 1330 ± 75, 1050 ± 75, 750 AD ± 150, 730 BC ± 75, 1050 BC ± 200, 1310 BC ± 150 , 4280 BC ± 150 (radiocarbon dated)
Lastest nearby earthquakes:
TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 29, 2022 1:01 pm (GMT -5) (Jun 29, 2022 18:01 GMT)
1.7

33 km
65 km (40 mi)
20 km south of Honda, Departamento de Tolima, Colombia
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 28, 2022 12:54 pm (GMT -5) (Jun 28, 2022 17:54 GMT)
1.7

15 km
110 km (68 mi)
18 km west of Pacho, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Friday, June 24, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Jun 24, 2022 6:21 pm (GMT -5) (Jun 24, 2022 23:21 GMT)
1.4

27 km
77 km (48 mi)
Colombia
Jun 24, 2022 12:05 pm (GMT -5) (Jun 24, 2022 17:05 GMT)
0.7

22 km
53 km (33 mi)
Colombia
Jun 24, 2022 10:52 am (GMT -5) (Jun 24, 2022 15:52 GMT)
1.0

1.1 km
88 km (55 mi)
Colombia



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