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Concepción volcano
stratovolcano 1700 m / 5,577 ft
Nicaragua, 11.54°N / -85.62°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
Concepción webcams / live data
Concepción volcano books
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
Latest satellite images
 

Concepción volcano news & activity updates

Thu, 4 Jun 2015, 11:05
According to a 6 May news article, activity at Concepción had increased about three weeks prior and was characterized by fluctuating levels of seismicity and gas explosions. ...more
Sun, 14 Apr 2013, 10:13
Yesterday's seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
A small swarm of earthquakes and small tremor pulses occurred yesterday.
Current seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Wed, 23 Jan 2013, 11:05
Current seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
A phase of increased internal activity occurred over night.
Previous seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
Mon, 21 Jan 2013, 08:45
Seismic activity (numbers and magnitudes of volcanic earthquakes) has decreased.
Fri, 11 Jan 2013, 10:16
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Volcanic earthquakes continue to occur beneath Concepcion volcano.
Tue, 20 Nov 2012, 11:05
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Seismic activity seems to be increased today.
Mon, 19 Nov 2012, 10:18
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.
Thu, 5 Jan 2012, 00:01
Our friend Andi who climbed Concepción on 5 Jan, writes: ...more

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