Nevados Casiri vulcano

stratovulcano 5650 m / 18,537 feet
Peru, -17.47°S / -69.81°W
Stato attuale: normal or dormant (1 di 5)

Nevados Casiri (also known as Paugarani) volcano in southern Peru near the Chilean border in a sparsely populated and remote part of the cordillera, about 25 km north of Tacora volcano.
The youngest crater has been active during the past 10,000 years and is well preserved.
Sulphur is being extracted from 2 mines on the NW and SE flanks of the volcano.

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Stile eruttivo tipico: effusiva (Duomi lavici)
Eruzioni del vulcano Nevados Casiri: unknown

Latest nearby earthquakes

Data / oraMag. / ProfonditàDistanzaUbicazione
Fri, 14 May 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
14 May 2021 04:17:10 GMT
3.7

14 km - Di più
kmProvincia de Tarata, 75 km a nord est da Tacna, Perù
Wed, 12 May 2021 (GMT) (2 Terremoti)
12 May 2:53 am (GMT -5) (12 May 2021 07:53:23 GMT)
5.3

10 km - Di più
kmProvincia di El Collao, Regione di Puno, 22 km a nord est da Chuquitira, Perù
11 May 7:27 pm (GMT -5) (12 May 2021 00:27:36 GMT)
3.7

14 km - Di più
kmProvincia de Tarata, 78 km a nord est da Tacna, Perù
Mon, 10 May 2021 (GMT) (2 Terremoti)
10 May 12:04 pm (GMT -5) (10 May 2021 17:04:32 GMT)
4.0

43 km - Di più
kmProvincia de Tarata, 81 km a nord da Tacna, Perù
10 May 3:13 am (GMT -5) (10 May 2021 08:13:11 GMT)
4.4

10 km - Di più
kmProvincia de Tarata, 90 km a nord est da Tacna, Perù

Sfondo

Nevados Casiri consists of 4 cones forming a E-W aligned ridge with the youngest cone on the SE side. 2 post-glacial lava flows are present south of the youngest cone, and an older lava dome to the west.


See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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