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Isluga

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  • Chile
  • Stratovolcano
  • 1913 CE
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  • Country
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
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  • 19.15°S
  • 68.83°W

  • 5550 m
    18209 ft

  • 355030
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

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

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Isluga.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Isluga.

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

There is data available for 7 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

[ 1960 Jul 2 ± 182 days ] Uncertain Eruption

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1960 Jul 2 ± 182 days - Unknown Evidence from Unknown

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
1960    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1913 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1913 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 4 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Tephra
   - - - -    - - - - Ash Incandescent
1913    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1885 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 1 (?)

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1885 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
1885    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1878 Feb Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1878 Feb - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 4 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow
   - - - -    - - - - Earthquakes (undefined)
   - - - -    - - - - Property Damage
1878 Feb    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1877 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2 (?)

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1877 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
1877    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1869 Aug Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1869 Aug - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
1869 Aug    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1868 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2 (?)

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1868 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
1868    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1863 Aug Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 1 (?)

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1863 Aug - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
1863 Aug    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Isluga.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Isluga.

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: Pisiga Chile
Publisher: Instituto Geografico Militar- Chile
Country: Chile
Year: 1985
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Pisiga Chile

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
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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