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Cerro Santiago Vulkan
: unspecifiedAusbrüche des Cerro Santiago
: unknown, no recent eruptions
|Uhrzeit||Mag. / Tiefe||Distance||Ort|
|Thu, 6 Aug 2020|
|Thu, 6 Aug 06:12 UTC||M 2.4 / 156 km||15 km||20 Km al oeste de Ahuachapan, El Salvador (Guatemala)|
A cluster of cinder cones and low shield volcanoes surrounds the city of Jutiapa in SE Guatemala. The most prominent feature is Cerro Santiago, one of two coalescing cinder cones capping a low shield volcano SE of Jutiapa. Youthful flows from the twin Los Cerritos cones NE of Jutiapa cross the Interamerican highway. Volcán Culma forms a steep-sided basaltic lava mound immediately east of the city. To the west lies Cerro Gordo (referred to by Williams et al., 1964 as Volcano Amayo), a craterless cinder cone surrounded by basaltic lava flows. It is one of several cinder cones to have produced lava flows that blanket the landscape between Jutiapa and Tertiary volcanic hills to the south.
---Smithsonian / GVP volcano information
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