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Conceptión satellite image (c) Google
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Concepción volcano
stratovolcano 1700 m / 5,577 ft
Nicaragua, 11.54°N / -85.62°W
Current status: 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

Mon, 21 Jan 2013, 08:45
08:45 AM | BY: T
Seismic activity (numbers and magnitudes of volcanic earthquakes) has decreased.
Previous news
Fri, 11 Jan 2013, 10:16
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Volcanic earthquakes continue to occur beneath Concepcion volcano. ... read all
Tue, 20 Nov 2012, 11:05
Current seismic signal from CONN station (INETER)
Seismic activity seems to be increased today. ... read all
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. ... read all
Thu, 5 Jan 2012, 00:01
Our friend Andi who climbed Concepción on 5 Jan, writes: read all

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