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Volcano Calendar 2019
: We're proud to present our 2019 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.
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The Volcano Adventure Guide
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Cerro Negro de Mayasquer volcano news & activity updates:
Sun, 24 May 2015, 12:15
Number of earthquakes under Chiles-Cerro Negro volcano during the past months (IGPEN)
Seismic activity at the volcano has been decreasing during the past months. No other signs of volcanic unrest have been detected.
Mon, 19 Jan 2015, 10:58
Earthquake locations at Chiles volcano during 1-8 Jan 2015 (IGEPN)
Seismic activity remains high with an average of almost 1200 small quakes detected on a daily basis under the Chiles volcano. ...plus
Mon, 8 Dec 2014, 09:49
Histogram of earthquakes at Chiles volcano (IGPEN)
Seismic activity continues to be important. In the last week, almost 20,000 earthquakes with a daily average of 2845 were detected. 5 of them were felt by the local population, the largest one was a 3.8 event on 2 Dec at 17:58 local time. ...plus
Thu, 4 Dec 2014, 19:48
The volcano's alert level was decreased to Yellow. Seismic remains above background, but has decreased significantly recently.
Sat, 22 Nov 2014, 10:27
The seismic crisis that began last year continues at high intensity. During the ongoing swarm more than 206,000 earthquakes have been detected in an area 4 km south of the Chiles-Cerro Negro complex since 29 Sep alone. Daily numbers of quakes have ranged between 3700-5400 earthquakes. ...plus
Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 09:24
Wed, 23 Jul 2014, 14:37
Seismic unrest continues at the volcanic massif of Chiles and Cerro Negro. However, it decreased during the past week with less than 700 events recorded, compared to 1500-1800 per week during the month before. ...plus
Fri, 30 May 2014, 09:42
Unrest at the volcano continues in the form of earthquakes under the Chiles-Cerro Negro volcanic massif. During the past week, the monitoring network recorded around 6500 quakes, mostly located less than 4 km SW from the summit at depths ranging between 1 and 8 km and with magnitudes of up to 4.0 on the Richter scale. ...plus
Sat, 10 May 2014, 06:34
Earthquakes under Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (IGPEN)
The seismic crisis under the volcano continues. Thousands of small earthquakes, both volcano-tectonic (due to rock fracturing caused by magma pressure) and long-period (due to fluid movements) earthquakes continue to be registered. ...plus
Fri, 2 May 2014, 09:38
The alert level of the twin-volcanoes Cerro Negro and Chiles has been raised to yellow in response to an ongoing seismic crisis and deformation that has been detected since November 2013, when a new monitoring network had been installed. ...plus
Thu, 13 Mar 2014, 17:46
Map of seismicity near Cerro Negro volcano (Image: INGEOMINAS / Pasto Observatory)
More than 11,000 micro-earthquakes at shallow depths were recorded beneath the volcanoes of Cerro Negro de Mayasquer and Chiles during the past few months, INGEOMINAS Pasto volcano observatory reported. ...plus
Plus sur VolcanoDiscovery:
1-3 day excursions
: If you're interested in volcanoes, there are a number of excursions you should not miss if you're in the area: hike to the craters of Stromboli volcano, climb Etna volcano, get to know the unique volcanic history of Santorini - some examples of shorter (1-3 days) tours and excursions we offer.
: A growing list of photo galleries taking during our expeditions in this fantastic part of the world, full of volcanoes, unspoiled nature and colors.
Top 20 quakes in 2016
: Several magnitude 7 quakes occurred in 2016 (but none above M8): Papua New Guinea, NZ, Ecuador, Solomon Islands, Sumatra, Chile, Alaska and others - nearly all major earthquakes were located near active subduction zones.
See the top 20 list of largest quakes in 2016 with this map.
Volcano Eruption Special
: 11-16 Feb 2019: short-notice special tour to see the ongoing eruption of Karangetang volcano in northern Indonesia. Starting and ending in Manado. Small group 2-6 people, experienced volcano expedition leader from our team (Andi).