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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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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
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San Cristobal volcano (Nicaragua) activity update

Tuesday Apr 23, 2013 10:03 AM | BY: TOMPFEIFFER

Current seismic signal from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Current seismic signal from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Numerous small volcanic earthquakes have merged into weak continuous volcanic tremor.
Previous news
Sunday, Apr 14, 2013
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. ... read all
Thursday, Mar 28, 2013
A phase of stronger tremor has occurred today. ... read all
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. read all
Monday, Mar 18, 2013
Seismic activity has decreased. The large signal is the recent 4.3 quake off the west coast of Nicaragua. ... read all
Sunday, Mar 17, 2013
Banded volcanic tremor and some higher magnitude volcanic earthquakes have returned to show up on the seismic records. ... read all

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