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Malpaisillo

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  • Nicaragua
  • México and Central America
  • Pyroclastic shield
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 12.58°N
  • 86.6°W

  • 181 m
    594 ft

  • 344801
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Malpaisillo.

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This compilation of synonyms and subsidiary features may not be comprehensive. Features are organized into four major categories: Cones, Craters, Domes, and Thermal Features. Synonyms of features appear indented below the primary name. In some cases additional feature type, elevation, or location details are provided.

Eruptive History

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Malpaisillo. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Malpaisillo 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 Malpaisillo.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Malpaisillo.

Photo Gallery

The Global Volcanism Program has no photographs available for Malpaisillo.

GVP Map Holdings

The maps shown below have been scanned from the GVP map archives and include the volcano on this page. Clicking on the small images will load the full 300 dpi map. Very small-scale maps (such as world maps) are not included. The maps database originated over 30 years ago, but was only recently updated and connected to our main database. We welcome users to tell us if they see incorrect information or other problems with the maps; please use the Contact GVP link at the bottom of the page to send us email.

Title: Puerto Morazan
Publisher: Oficina de Geodesia
Country: Nicaragua / Honduras
Year: 1975
Series: E751
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:50,000
Map of Puerto Morazan
Title: Puerto Morazan
Publisher: DGC-Managua, Nicaragua
Country: Nicaragua
Year: 1971
Series: Side-looking radar image
Map Type: Photo (Radar)
Scale: 1:100,000
Map of Puerto Morazan
Title: Puerto Morazan
Publisher: DGC-Managua, Nicaragua
Country: Nicaragua
Year: 1971
Series: Side-looking radar image
Map Type: Photo (Radar)
Scale: 1:100,000
Map of Puerto Morazan
Title: Somotillo
Publisher: DGC-Managua, Nicaragua
Country: Nicaragua
Year: 1971
Series: Side-looking radar image
Map Type: Photo (Radar)
Scale: 1:100,000
Map of Somotillo
Title: Somotillo
Publisher: DGC-Managua, Nicaragua
Country: Nicaragua
Year: 1971
Series: Side-looking radar image
Map Type: Photo (Radar)
Scale: 1:100,000
Map of Somotillo
Title: Nacaome
Publisher: Geographic Branch (G2) General Staff U. S. A.
Country: Sal / Hon / Nic
Year: 1934
Series: 107
Map Type: Unknown
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Nacaome
Title: Managua
Publisher: Geographic Branch (G2) General Staff U. S. A.
Country: Nicaragua
Year: 1934
Series: 107
Map Type: Unknown
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Managua
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Malpaisillo in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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