Volcán el Cántaro

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  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 19.72°N
  • 103.63°W

  • 2920 m
    9578 ft

  • 341823
  • Latitude
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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Volcán el Cántaro.

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The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Volcán el Cántaro.

Eruptive History


The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Volcán el Cántaro. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Volcán el Cántaro page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

Deformation History


There is no Deformation History data available for Volcán el Cántaro.

Emission History


There is no Emissions History data available for Volcán el Cántaro.

The Global Volcanism Program has no photographs available for Volcán el Cántaro.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database


The following 21 samples associated with this volcano can be found in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences collections, and may be availble for research (contact the Rock and Ore Collections Manager). Catalog number links will open a window with more information.

Catalog Number Sample Description Lava Source Collection Date
NMNH 117590-1 Dacitic Pumice -- --
NMNH 117590-10 Hornblende Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-11 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-12 Hornblende Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-13 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-14 Hornblende Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-15 Hornblende Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-16 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-17 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-18 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-19 Hornblende Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-2 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-20 Hornblende Dacite -- --
NMNH 117590-21 Lamprophyre -- --
NMNH 117590-3 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-4 Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-5 Hornblende-Biotite Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-6 Dacitic Inclusion -- --
NMNH 117590-7 Hornblende Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-8 Hornblende Andesite -- --
NMNH 117590-9 Hornblende Andesite -- --

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