Cerro las Tablas volcano

Stratovolcano(es) 782 m / 2566 ft
El Salvador, 14.07°N / -89.4°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Cerro las Tablas volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Sunday, December 5, 2021 08:42 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Dec 5, 2021 2:42 am (GMT -6) (Dec 5, 2021 08:42 GMT)
2.5

5 km
35 km (22 mi)
Municipio de Atescatempa, 22 km south of Asuncion, Guatemala
Dec 4, 2021 6:56 pm (GMT -6) (Dec 5, 2021 00:56 GMT)
2.7

6 km
33 km (21 mi)
20 km northwest of Santa Ana, El Salvador
Saturday, December 4, 2021 23:43 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 4, 2021 5:43 pm (GMT -6) (Dec 4, 2021 23:43 GMT)
3.9

19 km
33 km (21 mi)
22 km northwest of Santa Ana, El Salvador
Friday, December 3, 2021 00:25 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 2, 2021 8:25 pm (GMT -4) (Dec 3, 2021 00:25 GMT)
2.8

25 km
3125 km (1942 mi)
Caribbean Sea, 63 km east of Castries, Ciceron, Castries, St. Lucia
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 18:18 GMT (1 earthquake)
Nov 23, 2021 2:18 pm (GMT -4) (Nov 23, 2021 18:18 GMT)
2.5

17 km
3131 km (1946 mi)
Caribbean Sea, 70 km east of Castries, Ciceron, Castries, St. Lucia

Background

Cerro las Tablas, also known as Cerro la Gloria or El Amate, consists of two low overlapping stratovolcanoes of Pleistocene age located at the SW corner of a major bend of the Río Lempa, NE of Coatepeque caldera. This Cerro las Tablas, distinct from the Cerro las Tablas of the Cerro Singüil volcanic field, lies at the SW end of a chain of Pleistocene volcanoes extending to the NE that includes Cerro las Visiones, Cerro Pacho, and Cerro Agua Helada.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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