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Isla Meanguera volcano

Stratovolcano(es) 468 m / 1535 ft
El Salvador, 13.19°N / -87.72°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
Isla Meanguera volcano books
Typical eruption style: unspecified
Isla Meanguera volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Wed, 25 Mar 2020
Wed, 25 Mar 02:36 UTCM 3.8 / 194 km6 km11 Km al sur de Amapala, Honduras (El Salvador)

Background:

Isla Meanguera, located in the Gulf of Fonseca SE of Conchagüita Island, consists of an elongated line of three small stratovolcanoes of Pleistocene age. A N-S-trending graben cuts the summits of all three volcanoes. A circular crater occupies the summit of the central cone, which forms the island's high point at 493 m.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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