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Cumbal volcano
stratovolcano 4764 m / 15,630 feet
Colombia, 0.95°N / -77.87°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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1926, 1877
Typical eruption style:
effusive, mildly explosive
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Cumbal volcano (Colombia) activity update

Monday Oct 07, 2013 20:53 PM | BY: T

No significant changes occurred during the past months. Seismic activity remains above background. The latest significant event was a shallow (and felt) mag 2.1 quake at 14 km distance from the summit on 6 Oct.
Previous news
Friday, Jun 28, 2013
INGEOMINAS reports a decrease in seismic activity during the past week, but maintains "yellow" alert level for the volcano. [more]
Sunday, May 26, 2013
A volcanic-tectonic earthquake of magnitude 2.5 occurred on 25 May at 21:53 local time at 6 km from the volcano distance. [more]
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Pasto volcano observatory reports no significant changes and maintains yellow (unrest) alert level. The only sign of activity is continuing slightly elevated seismicity (up to magnitudes 1) at shallow depths (less than 3 km) under La Plazuela crater on the northern flank of the volcanic complex. [more]
Thursday, May 02, 2013
Pasto observatory reported an increase in seismic activity during the past week, with many small volcanic-tectonic quakes u to magnitudes of 2.6 at varying depths of up to 20 km underneath of La Plazuela crater on the northern sector of the volcanic complex. [more]
Thursday, Jan 31, 2013
Seismic activity has remained low during the past week. [more]

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