Stratovolcano 6570 m / 21555 ft
Central Chile / Argentina border, -33.36°S / -69.77°WCurrent status
: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | ReportsTupungato volcano books
Typical eruption style
Tupungato volcano eruptions
: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
No recent earthquakes
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Distance||Location|
The northernmost of the central Chile volcanoes, conical Tupungato is a Pleistocene stratovolcano capped by a about 0.8 million years ago lava dome complex (Moreno and Naranjo 1991).
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information
See also: Sentinel hub
| Landsat 8
More on VolcanoDiscovery
Earthquakes near Volcanoes
: Our world-wide map continuously detects shallow earthquakes near volcanoes. These could be early signs of unrest and often precede eruptions.
: A physically active tour to visit and climb some of Indonesia's most active and famous volcanoes: Papandayan and Galunggung in West Java, Merapi in Central Java, Kelud, Semeru, Bromo, the Tengger caldera, and Ijen in East Java.
Photos from the Kuril Islands
: Some rarely visited volcanoes, unspoiled nature, lots of WWII remnants - browse through several galleries from our tours to the Kuril Islands.