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Cordon de Puntas Negras vulcano

stratovolcanoes 5852 m / 19,199 ft
Chile / Argentinien (Norden) + Bolivien, Südamerika, -23.74°S / -67.53°W
Stato attuale: normal or dormant (1 di 5)

Cordón de Puntas Negras is a stratovolcano in northern Chile 46 km SE of Lascar volcano.
The volcano has a number of fresh-looking cones and craters such as Cerros Cenizas, Aguas Calientes, Laguna Escondida, and Chinchilla with well-preserved summit craters and short lava flows. In addition, there is a distinct maar and a large, 13 sq km silicic lava flow and dome complex.
It is thought that some of these vents are less than 10,000 years old, or even historical in age. The youngest of the complex is a crater SE of Cerro Laguna Escondidax.

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Stile eruttivo tipico: explosive
Eruzioni del vulcano Cordon de Puntas Negras: less than 10,000 years, perhaps in historic times

Latest nearby earthquakes

Data / oraMag. / ProfonditàDistanzaUbicazione
Fri, 7 May 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
7 May 2021 23:49:51 GMT
2.9

227 km - Di più
kmDepartamento de Los Andes, Salta, 201 km a ovest da San Salvador de Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina
Wed, 5 May 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
5 May 2021 10:09:36 GMT
3.4

225 km - Di più
kmDepartamento de Susques, 197 km a ovest da San Salvador de Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina
Sun, 2 May 2021 (GMT) (3 Terremoti)
2 May 2021 18:30:45 GMT
2.8

224 km - Di più
km237 km a sud-est da Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Cile
2 May 2021 15:56:22 GMT
2.6

220 km - Di più
km227 km a sud-est da Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Cile
2 May 2021 13:58:48 GMT
2.9

216 km - Di più
km227 km a sud-est da Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Cile

Sfondo

Cordón de Puntas Negras is at the intersection of 2 volcanic chains; the Cordón de Puntas Negras chain trends NE-SW from from Chiliques volcano to Volcán Puntas Negras. The other Cordón Chalviri chain trends SW towards Cerro Tuyajto volcanoes.
The Cordón de Puntas Negras chain contains small cones, lava domes, lava flows, and maars and covers an area of 500 sq km and contains at least 25 different vents.
Cordón de Puntas Negras proper is situated along the southern margin of the 35 x 70 km Pliocene La Pacana caldera.
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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