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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)
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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
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Concepción volcano news & activity updates

Concepción volcano (Nicaragua) activity update: occasional gas explosions

Thu, 4 Jun 2015, 11:05
11:05 AM | BY: T
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.
In a 8 May statement, INETER noted that seismic activity and gas explosions at Concepción had decreased since the day before; 15 gas explosions has been detected in a 24-hour period. By 24 May there had been a total of 987 gas explosions detected by the network since an unspecified date of increased activity.
Previous news
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. ... read all
Wed, 23 Jan 2013, 11:05
Current seismic signal of Concepción volcano, CONN station (INETER)
A phase of increased internal activity occurred over night. ... read all
Mon, 21 Jan 2013, 08:45
Seismic activity (numbers and magnitudes of volcanic earthquakes) has decreased. ... read all
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
 

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