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Momotombo volcan
stratovolcan 1297 m / 4,255 ft
Nicaragua, 12.42°N / -86.54°W
Condition actuelle: normal / en sommeil (1 sur 5)
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Eruptions du volcan 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
Style éruptif tipique:
explosive, strombolian activity
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Momotombo volcano news & activity updates

Momotombo volcano (Nicaragua): continuing eruptions, glow at crater

Wednesday Dec 02, 2015 07:49 AM | AUTEUR : T

Momotombo webcam image this morning
Momotombo webcam image this morning
It seems that the volcano continues to erupt and might have been intensifying its activity with now near-continuous explosions.
Bright glow, probably from hot ejecta, but perhaps even a lava flow can be seen be seen from the summit crater on the INETER webcam.
Actualités précédentes
Eruption of Momotombo volcano this morning (from TN8 Nicaragua video)
Tuesday, Dec 01, 2015
A series of at least 4 small explosions occurred at the volcano this morning, at 07:49, 08:17, 08:42, and 08:55 local time. The eruptions, in particular the last and largest one, produced steam and ash plumes that rose up to approx. 1 km from the summit. ... [details]
Today's earthquakes under Momotombo volcano
Wednesday, Dec 03, 2014
The volcano remains restless. A small earthquake swarm started this morning under the northern flank of the volcano. ... [details]
Map of recent earthquakes at Momotombo volcano
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
A strong swarm of earthquakes occurred at shallow (1-10 km) depths beneath the southern flank of the volcano during Sunday-Monday. The largest quake was a magnitude 4.1 event. ... [details]

Saturday, Apr 19, 2014
INETER reported that the shore of Lake Managua retreated in some areas close to the epicenters of the recent earthquakes. Residents from the area Xiloá-Apoyeque, located about 2 km east of Comarca el Marañonal (at km 17 on the Xiloá highway) observed that the beach retreated for 16 meters on a strech of 500 m length. ... [details]
Current seismic signal at Momotombo volcano (MOMN station, INETER)
Sunday, Apr 13, 2014
Seismicity in the volcanic chain between Momotombo and Apoyeque volcanoes remains high. Dozends of shallow earthquakes in the magnitude 3-5 range have been occurring daily in a cluster SE of Momotombo and near Apoyeque. ... [details]

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