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Cerro Buena Vista volcano

Stratovolcano 750 m / 2461 ft
El Salvador, 13.25°N / -88.15°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Cerro Buena Vista volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Thu, 26 Mar 2020
Thu, 26 Mar 18:41 UTCM 2.7 / 8 km10 km5 Km al norte de Intipucá, El Salvador
Tue, 24 Mar 2020
Tue, 24 Mar 04:44 UTCM 2.1 / 9 km14 km12 Km al oeste de Playa El Cuco, El Salvador
Sun, 22 Mar 2020
Sun, 22 Mar 10:20 UTCM 2.5 / 5 km8 km12 Km al norte de Intipucá, El Salvador
Sun, 22 Mar 04:39 UTCM 2.8 / 4 km8 km8 Km al norte de Intipucá, El Salvador
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Background:

Cerro Buena Vista is an eroded Pleistocene stratovolcano located in the Jucuarán Range in the SE corner of El Salvador. The 750-m-high volcano lies near the Pacific coast, SW of Laguna de Olomega. A broad crater roughly 1 km wide is breached to the WSW.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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