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Chalupas volcano

Caldera 4812 m / 15787 ft
Ecuador, -0.8°S / -78.3°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Chalupas volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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Background:

The 18-km-wide Pleistocene Chalupas caldera is the source of the about 90 km3 Chalupas ignimbrite, the largest known in the northern Andes during the Quaternary (Beate, 1989). The Pleistocene Quilindana stratovolcano is located within the caldera. The youngest intracaldera lava flow are unaffected by glaciation.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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