Quetena volcano

Fissure vent 5730 m / 18799 ft
Bolivia, -22.25°S / -67.42°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Quetena volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
30 Jul 2021 05:05:36 GMT
3.3

211 km
19 km (12 mi)
Bolivia: 108 Km Al NE De San Pedro De Atacama
Wed, 28 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
28 Jul 6:50 am (GMT -4) (28 Jul 2021 10:50:13 GMT)
3.9

190 km
31 km (19 mi)
Departamento de Potosi, Bolivia, 126 km east of Calama, Chile
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
20 Jul 2021 01:41:25 GMT
3.5

195 km
35 km (22 mi)
Departamento de Potosi, Bolivia, 126 km east of Calama, Chile
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
19 Jul 2021 19:31:39 GMT
2.7

198 km
29 km (18 mi)
Bolivia: 91 Km Al NE De San Pedro De Atacama
19 Jul 2021 09:51:43 GMT
2.7

176 km
43 km (27 mi)
POTOSI, BOLIVIA

Background

Lava effusions along fissures at Quetena were considered to have occurred during the Holocene (Kussmaul et al., 1977). De Silva (2007 pers. comm.) indicated that volcanism in this area is pre-Holocene and may be Pleistocene or older.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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