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stratovolcano 1745 m / 5,725 ft
Nicaragua, 12.7°N / -87°W
: normal or dormant
(1 out of 5)
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:
San Cristobal volcano news & activity updates
San Cristobal volcano (Nicaragua) activity update
Wed, 12 Jun 2013, 14:13
14:13 PM | BY: T
Current seismic recording from San Cristobal volcano (CRIN station, INETER)
Seismic activity has returned to normal (low) levels.
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. ... read all
Seismic activity has generally remained weak recently. ... read all
Weak continuous volcanic tremor has slightly increased during the past days at the volcano. ... read all
Numerous small volcanic earthquakes have merged into weak continuous volcanic tremor. ... read all
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
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