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Conceptión satellite image (c) Google
stratovolcano 1700 m / 5,577 ft
Nicaragua, 11.54°N / -85.62°WCurrent status
: normal or dormant
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| ReportsConcepción volcano booksConcepción 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:
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Concepción volcano news & activity updates
Concepción volcano (Nicaragua) activity update
Tuesday Nov 20, 2012 11:05 AM | BY: T
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Seismic activity seems to be increased today.
Monday, Nov 19, 2012
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: ...
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