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Schichtvulkan 1297 m / 4,255 ft
Nicaragua, 12.42°N / -86.54°WAktueller Status
: normal / ruhend
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| BerichteMomotombo Vulkan-BücherAusbrüche des Momotombo:
1918 (?), 1905, 1902, 1886-87, 1885 (?), 1882, 1878, 1870, 1858-66, 1854, 1852, 1849, 1764, 1736, 1609 (?), 1605-06, 1578, 1524
Radiocarbon-dated: 1100 ± 50 years, 800 BC ± 50 years, 2550 BC ± 300 years Typische Aktivität:
explosive, strombolian activityLetzte Erdbeben in der NäheLetzte SatellitenbilderSentinel hub
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Momotombo volcano news & activity updates
Momotombo volcano (Nicaragua): earthquake swarm eases
Friday Sep 06, 2013 13:43 PM | VON: T
Depth vs time of earthquakes at Momotombo volcano
Map of recent quakes at Momotombo
The intense swarm of shallow earthquakes under the volcano's SE flank seems to have more or less ended. If it was caused by an intrusion of magma, it has (as in most cases) not lead to an eruption although a second swarm could restart at any time.
Unfortunately, INETER has not reported on this activity so far.
Sunday, Sep 01, 2013
The earthquake crisis has intensified today and developed into a swarm of shallow (around 5 km depth) earthquakes SE of the volcano. INETER reported already more than 30 quakes between magnitude 1-3 today. ...
Friday, Aug 30, 2013
A swarm of quakes including a shallow magnitude 3.8 felt earthquake occurred yesterday morning (16:38 GMT) at 3.5 km depth under the NW flank of the volcano. There are no reports of other unusual activity at the volcano.
Tuesday, Jul 09, 2013
Seismic activity has decreased again during the past days with fewer earthquakes.
Friday, Jul 05, 2013
Shallow, possibly volcanic earthquakes continue to occur frequently in two areas near Momotombo volcano: the first cluster is located under the SE slope under the the shoreline of Lago de Nicaragua, the second at about 2-3 km depth 10 km to the NW near the older volcanic El Hoyo. volcanic complex.
Tuesday, Jul 02, 2013
A seismic swarm has been occurring at the volcano during the past 24 hours, including a magnitude 3.0 earthquake yesterday. This could indicate a magmatic intrusion happening at depth, but so far, no unusual surface activity has been noted. ...
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