Monti Ernici volcano

Updated: Aug 12, 2022 10:13 GMT - Refresh
Volcanic field unknown
Italy, 41.58°N / 13.33°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Monti Ernici volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene)
Lastest nearby earthquakes:
TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 10, 2022 7:03 pm (GMT +2) (Aug 10, 2022 17:03 GMT)

9.3 km
27 km (17 mi)
Southern Italy
Friday, August 5, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 5, 2022 10:44 am (GMT +2) (Aug 5, 2022 08:44 GMT)

10.4 km
38 km (24 mi)
Italy: 3 Km W Villavallelonga (AQ)
Thursday, August 4, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 5, 2022 12:35 am (GMT +2) (Aug 4, 2022 22:35 GMT)

8.2 km
28 km (17 mi)
Southern Italy
Aug 4, 2022 8:01 pm (GMT +2) (Aug 4, 2022 18:01 GMT)

18 km
38 km (24 mi)
Italy: 2 Km SW Villavallelonga (AQ)


The Monti Ernici volcanic field, also known as the Mid Latin Valley volcanic field, is a monogenetic center about 70 km SE of Rome. It consists of about 20 cinder cones, tuff cones, and associated lava flows and pyroclastic-flow deposits. The field was active from about 0.7 to 0.1 Ma (Peccerillo, 2005). Geochemically, the Ernici-Roccamonfina Province exhibits characteristics of both the Roman and Campanian Magmatic Provinces.
Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

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