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Santo Domingo Volcanic Field

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  • Mexico
  • Basin and Range Volcanic Province
  • Cluster | Maar(s)
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 22.83°N
  • 100.08°W

  • 1550 m
    5085 ft

  • 341808
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Santo Domingo Volcanic Field.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Santo Domingo Volcanic Field.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Santo Domingo Volcanic Field.

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 Santo Domingo Volcanic Field. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Santo Domingo Volcanic Field 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 Santo Domingo Volcanic Field.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Santo Domingo Volcanic Field.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

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Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

The following 20 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 116610-4 Lherzolite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 116610-5 Pyroxenite JOYA DE LOS CONTRERAS --
NMNH 116610-6 Lherzolite JOYA DE LOS CONTRERAS --
NMNH 116610-7 Lherzolite JOYA DE LOS CONTRERAS --
NMNH 117213-10 Pyroxenite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117213-11 Lherzolite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117213-12 Lherzolite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117213-13 Lherzolite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117213-15 Pyroxenite JOYA DE LOS CONTRERAS --
NMNH 117213-16 Lherzolite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117213-3 Pyroxenite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117213-9 Lherzolite-Clinopyroxenite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117214-1 Lherzolite SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117214-2 Xenolith SANTO DOMINGO MAAR --
NMNH 117214-4 Lherzolite JOYA DE LOS CONTRERAS --
NMNH 117214-5 Lherzolite JOYA DE LOS CONTRERAS --
NMNH 117214-6 Lherzolite -- --
NMNH 117214-7 Lherzolite -- --
NMNH 117214-8 Lherzolite -- --
NMNH 117214-9 Lherzolite -- --
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