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Telica volcano
Stratovolcano(es) 1061 m / 3,481 ft
Nicaragua, 12.6°N / -86.85°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Telica volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2007, 2006, 2004, 1999-2000, 1994, 1987, 1981-82, 1981, 1976-78, 1975-76, 1969-71, 1966, 1965, 1962, 1951, 1948-49, 1946, 1943-44, 1941(?), 1940, 1939, 1939, 1937-38, 1934, 1929, 1928, 1927, 1918(?), 1907, 1791, 1765, 1743(?), 1685, 1613, 1529, 1527(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Telica volcano (Nicaragua), eruption news & updates:

Activity update: strong degassing from main vent, glow at night

Wed, 11 Jan 2012, 00:01
00:01 AM | BY: T
Andi just returns from a visit to the summit of Telica:
"Telica is emitting lots of gas from the main vent and side walls. You can hear like a jet sound from the main vent and it glows red at night."
Previous news
Thu, 26 May 2011, 07:24
Small to medium-sized ash eruptions continued at Telica volcano during 18-20 May, producing ash plumes. On 18 May a strong explosion lasted 6 minutes and produced an ash plume rising 2.6 km above the crater. 15 small explosions occurred during 18-19 May with ash plumes rising 500-800 m. Similar explosions occurred in the following days, but calmed down somewhat during 20-21. ... read all
Wed, 18 May 2011, 05:47
INETER reports new explosions at Telica volcano on 16 May 2011. The ash cloud reached a height of 1.2 km and caused ash fall on the SE side of the volcano affecting the communities of Cristo Rey, Las Colinas and La Quemada. ... read all
Fri, 12 Jan 2007, 17:14
Telica stratovolcano had a weak phreatic eruption on 9 January starting at around 15h00 local time, following seismic precursors starting from around 07h00. Explosions from the central crater ejected gas and ash to 500 m elevation. read all
 

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