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San Cristobal volcano
stratovolcano 1745 m / 5,725 ft
Nicaragua, 12.7°N / -87°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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San Cristobal volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2012, 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 year
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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San Cristobal volcano news & activity updates

San Cristobal volcano (Nicaragua) activity update

Thursday Mar 14, 2013 22:53 PM | BY: T

Time and depth of rencent quakes under San Cristobal volcano
Time and depth of rencent quakes under San Cristobal volcano
This morning's seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
This morning's seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Small volcanic earthquakes continue to occur at high frequency and occasionally merge into pulses of volcanic tremor. A swarm of small quakes at shallow depth shows up on 13 March.
Similar earthquakes appear to be returning to their background level at nearby Telica volcano, while volcanic earthquakes, normally frequent at Concepcion remain sparse.
Previous news
Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Thursday, Feb 07, 2013
Surface activity and tremor remain low, but there has been an increase in small volcanic quakes. [more]
Map of the earthquake near San Cristobal this morning
Monday, Feb 04, 2013
A shallow magnitude 2.7 earthquake occurred this morning about 20 km NW of the volcano. Pulses of tremor and numerous aftershocks are visible on the current seismogram. ... [more]
Last night's seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Sunday, Feb 03, 2013
The tremor pulses have stopped. Seismic activity has decreased again. [more]
Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Saturday, Feb 02, 2013
Intermittent phases of continuous volcanic tremor have started to appear at the volcano. There are no reports of new activity at the surface. [more]
Last night's seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013
Numerous tiny volcanic earthquakes and weak volcanic tremor reflect internal unrest. [more]

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