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Nevados de Caburgua volcano

Stratovolcano(es) 1862 m / 6109 ft
Central Chile, -39.17°S / -70.53°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Nevados de Caburgua volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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The Nevados de Caburgua group east of Lago Caburgua, has K-Ar dates of 2.4 and 0.8 million years (Lara et al., 2001). The location given by Lara et al. lies east of the location shown on the 1:50,000 topo map.
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

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