Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Nov 2019: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
17-21 Nov 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
17-30 Nov 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
San Cristobal volcano
stratovolcano 1745 m / 5,725 ft
Nicaragua, 12.7°N / -87°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
San Cristobal webcams / live data | Reports
San Cristobal volcano books
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
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

San Cristobal volcano news & activity updates

San Cristobal Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT LGT VA EMS

Friday Jan 25, 2019 04:00 AM | BY: VN

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

FVXX23 at 03:44 UTC, 25/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190125/0341Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SAN CRISTOBAL
344020
PSN: N1241 W08659

AREA: NICARAGUA

SUMMIT ELEV: 5725 FT [1745
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/014

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT LGT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 25/0315Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL080 N1243 W08700 - N1240 W08658
- N1204 W08822 - N1228
W08806 - N1243 W08700 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0930Z
SFC/FL080 N1243 W08659
- N1240 W08700 - N1205 W08822 - N1225 W08816
-
N1243 W08659

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1530Z SFC/FL080 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA
CLD +18HR: 25/2130Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT LGT VA PLUME OBS IN VIS STLT
THRU
SUNSET AND IN MULTISPECTRAL IMAGERY THEREAFTER.
EMS ARE BLW FL080
AND LKLY CONTAIN STEAM AND
GASES ...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190125/0945Z

Previous news
Thursday, Jan 24, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 . ... [more]
Thursday, Jan 24, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Jan 11, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 . ... [more]
Friday, Jan 11, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of San Cristobal volcano on 10 Jan 2019
Thursday, Jan 10, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 . ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.