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stratovulkaan 2130 m / 6,988 ft
El Salvador, 13.43°N / -88.27°WCurrent status
: normal or dormant
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San Miguel volcano news & activity updates
San Miguel / Chaparrastique volcano (San Salvador): volcanic tremor increases, eruption warning
Wednesday Jul 02, 2014 16:09 PM | DOOR: T
Tremor amplitude at Chaparrastique volcano over the past weeks (MARN)
Ash dusting from Chaparrastique volcano (MARN)
Ash emissions have occurred increasingly at Chaparrastique volcano and tremor has risen again sharply to its highest level ever. Volcanologists from MARN in El Salvador are on high alert of a possible impending stronger eruption.
Saturday, Jun 28, 2014
The volcano continues to be in an unstable phase. Tremor remains elevated, but has dropped significantly during the past days.
Saturday, Jun 14, 2014
Seismic activity, in particular volcanic tremor levels, have sharply increased since 9 June and reached the so-far highest values measured since the beginning of this crisis. A new eruption of the Chaparrastique volcano is becoming more and more likely. ...
Monday, Jun 09, 2014
The Chaparrastique volcano continues to emit pulsating gas and sometimes ash plumes from its crater. Tremor has been showing large fluctuations over the past days and now risen again. ...
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Small ash emissions were reported at Chaparrastique volcano yesterday. Local observers heard rumblings and noticed ash fall in the area of Alpina Carreto. ...
Friday, May 30, 2014
The amplitude of internal vibration (tremor) at Chaparrastique volcano has suddenly dropped during the past 24 hours indicating that the volcanic system remains unstable, MARN informs in its latest special bulletin. Gas emissions remain elevated. ...
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