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Steamboat Springs volcano

Updated: Nov 29, 2023 05:47 GMT -
lava domes 1415 m / 4,642 ft
Nevada (Canada and USA (mainland)), 39.38°N / -119.72°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

Steamboat Springs is a volcanic field of rhyolitic lava domes located 20 km SSE of Reno, Nevada. It is between 2.5 and 1.1 million years old and consists of lava domes and flows.
There are no recent eruptions, but it is hydrothermally very active, and contains about 50 hot springs, steam vents, and fumaroles.
An swarm of small earthquakes occurred 25 km NE of the Steamboat Springs in May 2008.

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Typical eruption style: effusive ?
Steamboat Springs volcano eruptions: probably none in the past 10,000 years

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Monday, November 27, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 27, 07:35 am (Los Angeles)
(Nov 27, 15:35 GMT)
1.5

3.7 km
22 km (14 mi)
Nevada
Saturday, November 25, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 25, 12:34 pm (Los Angeles)
(Nov 25, 20:34 GMT)
2.0

9.1 km
23 km (14 mi)
5.2 mi east of Carson City, Nevada, USA
Thursday, November 23, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 22, 11:21 pm (Los Angeles)
(Nov 23, 07:21 GMT)
1.6

12 km
31 km (19 mi)
Nevada
Friday, November 17, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 17, 04:02 am (Los Angeles)
(Nov 17, 12:02 GMT)
1.8

12 km
30 km (19 mi)
8.8 mi northeast of Sparks, Washoe County, Nevada, USA



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