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stratovolcano 4784 m / 15,695 feet
Ecuador, -0.17°S / -78.6°WCurrent status
: normal or dormant
(1 out of 5)| ReportsGuagua Pichincha volcano booksGuagua Pichincha volcano eruptions:
2009(?), 2008(?), 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 1998-2000, 1997, 1993, 1990, 1985, 1981-82, 1881, 1869, 1969, 1868, 1968, 1831, 1830, 1660, 1582-98, 1580(?), 1577(?), 1575, 1566, 1560(?), 1539(?), 1538(?), 1535(?), 1534(?), 1533(?)Typical eruption style:
explosiveLast earthquakes nearbyLatest satellite images
Guagua Pichincha volcano news & activity updates:
Mon, 20 Apr 2015, 10:25
Earthquakes under Guagua Pichincha volcano in 2015 so far (IGEPN)
Earthquake swarms have been detected under the volcano recently. They could be early indicators of new activity in the medium-term future (weeks to months).
Fri, 8 Feb 2008, 21:58
There have been reported strong phreatic explosions at Guagua Pichincha volcano on February 1st. There was a increase in activity in the last weeks and it is recommended to stay away from the volcano. ...more
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