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stratovolcano 1745 m / 5,725 ft
Nicaragua, 12.7°N / -87°WCurrent status
: normal or dormant
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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 yearTypical eruption style:
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San Cristobal volcano news & activity updates
San Cristobal volcano (Nicaragua) activity update
Wednesday Jun 12, 2013 14:13 PM | BY: T
Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Seismic activity has returned to normal (low) levels.
Saturday, Jun 08, 2013
New eruptions occurred yesterday. The volcano produced a series of 7 small ash emissions between 06:45 to 11:43 am (local time). The explosions were very small and ash plumes only rose up to about 100 m above the crater. ...
Friday, May 17, 2013
Seismic activity has generally remained weak recently.
Thursday, Apr 25, 2013
Weak continuous volcanic tremor has slightly increased during the past days at the volcano.
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013
Numerous small volcanic earthquakes have merged into weak continuous volcanic tremor.
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.
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