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List of volcanoes in Nicaragua

This is a list of active and extinct volcanoes in Nicaragua.

A map of Nicaragua's volcanoes.

Volcanoes

Name Elevation Location Last eruption
meters feet Coordinates
Apoyeque 518 1699 2160 BCἙἛ
Ciguatepe 603 1978 Holocene
Cerro Negro 728 2388 1999
Concepción 1700 5577 2009
Cosigüina 872 2861 1859
Estelí 899 2949 Holocene
Granada 300 984 10,000 BC
Lajas 926 3038 Holocene
Las Pilas 1088 3570 1954
Maderas 1394 4573 Holocene
Masaya 635 2083 continuing
Mombacho 1344 4409 1570
Momotombo 1297 4255 1905
Nejapa-Miraflores 360 1181 Holocene
Rota 832 2730 Holocene
San Cristóbal 1745 5725 2012
Telica 1061 3481 2015
Azul 201 659 Holocene
Zapatera 629 2064 Holocene

See also

References

  • Siebert L, Simkin T (2002-). Volcanoes of the World: an Illustrated Catalog of Holocene Volcanoes and their Eruptions. Smithsonian Institution, Global Volcanism Program Digital Information Series, GVP-3, (http://www.volcano.si.edu).


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