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mié, 7 dic 2016, 11:26
Current earthquakes (yellow: Sep-Dec 2016; blue: June 2016) under Cayambe (image: IGEPN)
El volcán se ha convertido en un inquieto. Científicos del Ecuador Instituto de Geofísica (IGEPN) registraron un aumento en el número de terremotos en el volcán que muestra un nuevo informe. La sismicidad creciente podría ser (pero no debe ser) un precursor de la renovada actividad en el futuro a medio plazo (semanas, meses?). ... leer todo
 

Cayambe volcano erupciones

estratovolcán 5790 m / 18,996 ft
Ecuador, 0.03°N / -77.99°W
Lista de erupción: 1785-86, 1700(?), 1590(?), 1570(?), 1440(?), 1290(?), 1270(?), 1040(?), 880(?), 260 AD (?), 200 AD (?), 170 AD (?), 10 AD (?), 180 BC (?), 230 BC (?), 260 BC (?), 460 BC, 510 BC (?), 560 BC (?), 1300 BC (?), 1650 BC (?), 1800 BC (?)


2003-05 seismic unrest
Increased seismic activity was recorded at the volcano between 2003 and 2005.

1785-86 eruption
The only certain historical eruption of Cayambe volcano started in February 1785 from a vent high on the southeast flank. It produced a 13 mm thick ashfall at Cayambe town. Ash emissions were also noted in July 1785, and a lava flow (or possibly a mud flow) was reported in March 1786.
 

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