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Laguna Aramuaca volcano

Updated: Jul 4, 2022 18:14 GMT - Refresh
maar 181 m / 594 ft
El Salvador, 13.43°N / -88.11°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Laguna Aramuaca volcano is a lake-filled explosion crater (maar) 10 km SE of the city of San Miguel in southeastern El Salvador.
The crater is 1 km wide and might have formed less than 10,000 years. The phreatomagmatic eruptions that formed it left spectacular pyroclastic surge deposits exposed in quarries near the rim.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Laguna Aramuaca volcano eruptions: unknown, less than 10,000 years ago
Lastest nearby earthquakes:
TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Monday, July 4, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 4, 2022 3:59 am (GMT -6) (Jul 4, 2022 09:59 GMT)

5 km
94 km (58 mi)
18 Km Al Suroeste De Choluteca, Honduras
Thursday, June 23, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Jun 23, 2022 3:02 pm (GMT -6) (Jun 23, 2022 21:02 GMT)

3 km
26 km (16 mi)
18 Km Al Oeste De San Miguel, El Salvador
Jun 23, 2022 2:52 pm (GMT -6) (Jun 23, 2022 20:52 GMT)

6 km
26 km (16 mi)
17 Km Al Oeste De San Miguel, El Salvador
Jun 23, 2022 2:27 pm (GMT -6) (Jun 23, 2022 20:27 GMT)

5 km
26 km (16 mi)
18 Km Al Oeste De San Miguel, El Salvador

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