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Nevado de los Piuquenes volcano

Stratovolcano 6019 m / 19747 ft
Central Chile / Argentina border, -33.52°S / -69.83°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Nevado de los Piuquenes volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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Background:

The Pleistocene volcano Nevado de los Piuquenes is the southernmost volcano of the Tunpungato-Tupungatito volcano group. A 5.5-km-wide amphitheater is open to the east (Moreno and Naranjo 1991).
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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