Tupungato volcano

Stratovolcano 6570 m / 21555 ft
Central Chile / Argentina border, -33.36°S / -69.77°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Sep 15, 2021 8:16 am (GMT -3) (Sep 15, 2021 11:16:47 GMT)
2.9

142 km
40 km (25 mi)
Departamento de Lujan, 66 km west of Mendoza, Departamento de Guaymallén, Mendoza, Argentina

Background

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).
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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