Paniri volcano

stratovolcano 5946 m / 19,508 ft
Chile / Argentinien (Norden) + Bolivien, Südamerika, -22.08°S / -68.25°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

Paniri is a stratovolcano in northern Chile 26 km SE of San Pedro volcano. It has 3 craters. There are no recent eruptions, but the volcano possibly has been active during the past 10,000 years. Archeological remains have been found on its summit in 1972.
A magnitude 5.4 earthquake occurred at a depth of 106 km under the volcano on 1 Feburay 2008.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Paniri volcano eruptions: none in recent times

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
23 Jun 2021 12:43:20 GMT
3.5

122 km
35 km (22 mi)
77 km northeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
22 Jun 2021 00:36:12 GMT
2.6

109 km
40 km (25 mi)
41 km northeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile
22 Jun 2021 00:17:18 GMT
3.4

112 km
48 km (30 mi)
46 km northeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile
Sat, 19 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
19 Jun 2021 14:26:32 GMT
2.5

125 km
46 km (29 mi)
83 km northeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile
Mon, 14 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
14 Jun 2021 06:39:36 GMT
2.9

121 km
28 km (17 mi)
56 km northeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile



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