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Squaw Ridge volcano

lava field, shield volcano
Oregon, USA (mainland exept Alaska), 43.47°N / -120.75°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)
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Typical eruption style: Explosive
Squaw Ridge volcano eruptions: probably none during the past 10,000 years
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Wed, 18 Oct
Wed, 18 Oct 00:31 UTCM 2.4 / 2 km35 km OREGON
Fri, 6 Oct
Fri, 6 Oct 19:03 UTCM 2.1 / 6 km11 km OREGON
Thu, 5 Oct
Thu, 5 Oct 14:46 UTCM 0.5 / 0.9 km1 km- 20km ESE of Three Rivers, Oregon
Fri, 29 Sep
Fri, 29 Sep 13:48 UTCM 0.8 / 12.5 km4 km- 20km E of La Pine, Oregon
Thu, 28 Sep
Thu, 28 Sep 21:17 UTCM 0.8 / 7.8 km2 km- 22km E of La Pine, Oregon
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The Squaw Ridge lava field, also known as the East lava field, together with Devils Garden and Four Craters is the middle of a group of 3 young basaltic fields located in the High Lava Plains SE of Newberry volcano. It forms a small shield volcano from which lava flows have flowed in all directions, reaching 6 km from the source. The center of the field is capped by the Lava Mountain cinder cone. The age of the lava field is not known, but probably slightly older than 10,000 years (GVP).


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