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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

Sunday Apr 14, 2013 10:09 AM | BY: T

Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Seismic spectrum CRIN station yesterday
Seismic spectrum CRIN station yesterday
Current seismic spectrum CRIN station
Current seismic spectrum CRIN station
Seismic activity has generally remained low over the past weeks. A phase of more frequent small volcanic earthquakes and some tremor occurred yesterday and has eased again.
Previous news
This morning's seismic signal from San Cristobal (CRIN station, INETER)
Thursday, Mar 28, 2013
A phase of stronger tremor has occurred today. [more]
This morning's seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013
A series of probably volcanic earthquakes of magnitudes between 2.8 and 4.9 shock the volcano during last Sunday evening (local time), and INETERS has increased monitoring of the volcano. ... [more]
Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Monday, Mar 18, 2013
Seismic activity has decreased. The large signal is the recent 4.3 quake off the west coast of Nicaragua. [more]
Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Sunday, Mar 17, 2013
Banded volcanic tremor and some higher magnitude volcanic earthquakes have returned to show up on the seismic records. [more]
Time and depth of rencent quakes under San Cristobal volcano
Thursday, Mar 14, 2013
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. ... [more]

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