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Dotsero

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  • United States
  • Basin and Range Volcanic Province
  • Minor (Basaltic) | Maar
  • 2200 BCE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 39.6613°N
  • 107.0355°W

  • 2230 m
    7316 ft

  • 328010
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
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  • Volcano
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Eruptive History

There is data available for 1 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

2200 BCE ± 300 years Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2 (?)

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
2200 BCE ± 300 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (uncalibrated)

List of 6 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow
   - - - -    - - - - Lapilli
   - - - -    - - - - Scoria
   - - - -    - - - - Lahar or Mudflow
2200 BCE ± 300 years    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Dotsero.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Dotsero.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

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Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

The following 1 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 117125 Basalt -- 1 Jul 1999
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