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stratovolcano 1745 m / 5,725 ft
Nicaragua, 12.7°N / -87°WCurrent status
: normal or dormant
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, 2010-11, 2010, 2009, 2008 (Nov), 2008 (Aug), 2007, 2005-06, 2003-04, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999-2000, 1997,1987 (?), 1985 (?), 1977, 1976 (Aug), 1976 (Mar), 1971, 1685, 1684, 1680, 1613 (?), 1528 ± 1 yearTypical eruption style:
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San Cristobal volcano news & activity updates
San Cristobal volcano (Nicaragua) activity update: incremiento activity, important emanation of gases, seismic tremor
Sunday Sep 16, 2012 10:05 AM | BY: T
Current seismic signal (INETER)
A small explosion occurred yesterday at 8:17 am local time. Recent measurements showed an increase of SO2 emissions to 2,490 tons per day, i.e. almost double than before. Also, seismic tremor increased in the evening of 15 Sep. (Source: INETER)
Saturday, Sep 15, 2012
San Cristobal volcano had only weak emissions yesterday. After 3:40 am INETER observed a rising tremor signal. ... [more]
Friday, Sep 14, 2012
San Cristóbal has intermittent weak explosions, such as early on 13 Sep at 02:11 local time, when a seismic explosion signal was recorded. ... [more]
Thursday, Sep 13, 2012
A new moderate explosion occurred on the evening of 11 Sep shortly before 20h00, INETER reports. Seismic activity remains elevated. [more]
Wednesday, Sep 12, 2012
3 small explosions occurred yesterday afternoon (at 3:33, 3:35 and 3:36 p.m.) and produced small steam and ash clouds rising 300 m above the crater. [more]
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2012
After the explosion on 08 September, San Cristobal remained quiet and there is only low-energy microseismicity, and weak steaming at the moment, creating a plume of 250-300 m above the crater. ... [more]
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