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Conceptión satellite image (c) Google
stratovolcano 1700 m / 5,577 ft
Nicaragua, 11.54°N / -85.62°W
: normal or dormant
(1 out of 5)
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
Concepción volcano news & activity updates
Concepción volcano (Nicaragua) activity update: volcanic quakes
Fri, 11 Jan 2013, 10:16
10:16 AM | BY: T
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Volcanic earthquakes continue to occur beneath Concepcion volcano.
Seismic activity seems to be increased today. ... read all
Pulses of volcanic tremor are regularly visible on the seismograms. In the past days, they have become slightly stronger, but less frequent. ... read all
Our friend Andi who climbed Concepción on 5 Jan, writes: read all
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