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stratovolcano 2130 m / 6,988 ft
El Salvador, 13.43°N / -88.27°W
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San Miguel volcano eruptions:
2015, 2014, 2013, 2002, 1997, 1995, 1985-86, 1976-77, 1970, 1967, 1966 (Jul), 1966 (Feb), 1964, 1954, 1939, 1936(?), 1931, 1930, 1929, 1919-20, 1890-91, 1884, 1882, 1867-68, 1862, 1857, 1855, 1854(?), 1844-48, 1819, 1811(?), 1798(?), 1787, 1769, 1762, 1699, 1510 ± 5 years
Typical eruption style:
small to moderate phreatic and phreatomagmatic summit explosions
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San Miguel volcano news & activity updates
San Miguel volcano (El Salvador) activity update
Thursday Mar 07, 2013 16:47 PM | BY: T
Current seismic signal from San Miguel (VSM station, SNET)
Seismic unrest (fluctuating, sometimes strong volcanic tremor and earthquakes) continue. Several hot spots are visible on the volcano's flanks, but most likely caused by fires.
Tuesday, Feb 05, 2013
Activity has somewhat increased during the past 24 hours, including a pulse of stronger tremor and numerous small volcanic quakes.
Monday, Feb 04, 2013
Tremor has remained at unchanged, weak levels today.
Sunday, Feb 03, 2013
Weak continuous tremor mixed with local and some regional earthquakes remain the more or less unchanged sign of internal unrest at the volcano.
Friday, Jan 25, 2013
Volcanic tremor and earthquake numbers increased slightly yesterday, but dropped again today.
Wednesday, Jan 23, 2013
Numerous volcanic quakes and bursts of weak tremor continue to be seen frequently on the seismic recording.
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