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Cerros Purupuruni

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  • Peru
  • South America
  • Lava dome(s)
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 17.32°S
  • 69.9°W

  • 5315 m
    17438 ft

  • 354804
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Cerros Purupuruni.

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The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Cerros Purupuruni.

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Cerros Purupuruni.

Eruptive History

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

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Cerros Purupuruni.

Photo Gallery

The Global Volcanism Program has no photographs available for Cerros Purupuruni.

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: Rio Maure
Publisher: IGN-Peru Instituto Geografico Nacional
Country: Peru
Year: 1986
Series: J631
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:100,000
Map of Rio Maure
Title: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru
Publisher: DMA Aerospace Center
Country: S America
Year: 1982
Series: ONC
Map Type: Navigation
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru
Title: Huatire
Publisher: IGM Instituto Geografico Militar
Country: Peru
Year: 1982
Series: J631
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:100,000
Map of Huatire
Title: Tarata
Publisher: IGN-Peru Instituto Geografico Nacional
Country: Peru
Year: 1976
Series: J631
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:100,000
Map of Tarata
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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