Sairecabur volcano

estratovolcán 5971 m / 19,590 ft
Chile / Argentinien (Norden) + Bolivien, Südamerika, -22.72°S / -67.89°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Sairecábur volcano is a stratovolcano located on the Chile-Bolivia border. It is at the south end of a volcanic group containing at least 10 vents, including 4 major stratovolcanoes: Cerro Sairecabur (5,971 m), Curiquinca (5,722 m) at the NE end, Escalante (5,819 m), and Cerro Colorado (5,728 m) at the NW end.
Sairecabur volcano contains a 4.5 km wide caldera, a crater lake at its summit and young lava flows on its flanks, but there are no historic eruptions. There is an active sulfur mine is on the north side of Sairecábur.
The Receiver Lab Telescope run by Harvard-University is located at 5,525 m on the flank of Sairecábur.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Erupciones del volcán Sairecabur:

Latest nearby earthquakes

Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadDistanciaUbicación
Sat, 15 May 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
15 May 2021 05:01:51 GMT
3.5

154 km - Más
km23 km al este de San Pedro de Atacama, El Loa, Región de Antofagasta, Chile
Thu, 13 May 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
13 May 2021 11:15:05 GMT
3.4

163 km - Más
kmDepartamento de Potosí, Bolivia, 114 km al este de Calama, Chile
Tue, 4 May 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
4 May 3:54 pm (GMT -4) (4 May 2021 19:54:31 GMT)
4.4

194 km - Más
kmPOTOSI, BOLIVIA



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