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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS LGT VA EMS MOV SW.

Thursday Jan 10, 2019 17:00 PM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 16:57 UTC, 10/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190110/1655Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SAN CRISTOBAL
344020
PSN: N1241 W08659

AREA: NICARAGUA

SUMMIT ELEV: 5725 FT [1745
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/001

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.
CIMSS
VOLCAT. INETER.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS LGT VA EMS MOV SW.

RMK: WE
HAVE RECEIVED INFORMATION SUGGESTING A
POSSIBLE VA EMISSION. WE WILL
GATHER FURTHER
INFORMATION AND ISSUE A FULL ADVISORY AS SOON
AS
POSSIBLE.

NXT ADVISORY: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

Previous news
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017
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Saturday, Aug 19, 2017
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Friday, Aug 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Ash plume from San Cristobal's eruption last Friday (INETER)
Sunday, Apr 24, 2016
The volcano had a series of new explosive eruptions on Friday, producing ash plumes that rose up to approx. 2 km above the summit crater, drifted south and caused moderate ash fall in areas up to 10-15 km south and southeast of the volcano, including Las Brisas, Santa Narcisa, and Chichigalpa town. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jun 10, 2015
About 41 gas explosions occurred at San Cristóbal between 13:54 and 16:25 local time on 6 June. ... [more]

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