stratovolcan 1660 m / 5,446 ft
Argentine/Chili (sud), South America, -44.7°S / -73.08°W
Condition actuelle: normal / en sommeil (1 sur 5)
Volcán Mentolat is an active stratovolcano southern Chile located in the central part of Magdalena Island across the Puyuhuapi strait from Puerto Cisnes. The volcano has an ice-filled, 6 km wide caldera.
Style éruptif tipique
The most recent eruption at Mentolat volcano was around the year 1710. It may have produced a prominent young andesitic lava flow on the western slope of the volcano.
An explosive eruption about 7000 years ago produced a wide-spread pumice and scoria layer that extends to the SE.
Eruptions du volcan Mentolat
: 1710 ± 5, 5010 BC ± 50 years
No recent earthquakes
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