Tumble Buttes volcano

cinder cones 2191 m / 7,188 ft
Kalifornien, Canada and USA (mainland), 40.68°N / -121.55°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

Tumble Buttes is a volcanic field in northern California, consisting of several cinder cones that had been last active about 15,000 years ago. A well-known feature is Devils Rock Garden, a blocky lava flow which extends south of the volcano.

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Typical eruption style: strombolian / effusive
Tumble Buttes volcano eruptions: ca. 15,000 years ago

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Mon, 21 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21 Jun 2021 01:25:28 GMT
1.5

12 km
31 km (19 mi)
14km N of Shingletown, CA
Sun, 20 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
20 Jun 2021 23:32:23 GMT
1.1

11 km
41 km (25 mi)
8km NW of Chester, CA
Fri, 18 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
18 Jun 2021 04:56:56 GMT
0.5

7.1 km
36 km (22 mi)
4km E of Mineral, CA
Wed, 16 Jun 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
16 Jun 2021 18:48:46 GMT
0.2

2.8 km
24 km (15 mi)
13km NNE of Mineral, CA
16 Jun 2021 09:08:20 GMT
1.0

4 km
16 km (9.9 mi)
5km NE of Viola, CA



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