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stratovolcano 2130 m / 6,988 ft
El Salvador, 13.43°N / -88.27°WCurrent status
: normal or dormant
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| ReportsSan Miguel volcano booksSan 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 yearsTypical eruption style:
small to moderate phreatic and phreatomagmatic summit explosionsLast earthquakes nearbyLatest satellite imagesSentinel hub
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San Miguel volcano news & activity updates
San Miguel volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS RPRTED
Monday Jan 15, 2018 00:30 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 00:14 UTC, 15/01/18 from KNES
VOLCANO: SAN MIGUEL
PSN: N1325 W08816
SUMMIT ELEV: 6988 FT [2130
ADVISORY NR: 2018/002
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
SEISMIC DETECTION. SOCIAL MEDIA.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS
OBS VA DTG: 14/2345Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM
DATA WINDS SFC/FL080 000/5KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/0600Z
VA CLD +12HR: 15/1200Z
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/1800Z
RMK: VA CANNOT BE
SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY WITH NO
CLD CVR PRESENT. A VA EM WAS RPRTED AT
TIME MOV S. WE WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR.
ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
During 28 April-5 May seismic and degassing activity decreased at the volcano.
Sunday, Jun 19, 2016
After several months of calm, explosive activity occurred in the early morning of 18 June 2016, generating small ash plumes and ejecting modest amount of incandescent ejecta around the summit crater. ...
Friday, Jan 15, 2016
The volcano continues to show strong degassing with light ash content, generating a plume that rises up to 1500 m from the crater and is being blown westwards. ...
Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016
A new phase of eruptive activity began at the volcano on Monday. Accompanied by a spike in volcanic tremor, weak to moderate ash emissions have been occurring from the main crater. This activity, the 22nd eruptive phase since Dec 2013 according to MARN, has been decreasing since yesterday.
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