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La Negrillar

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  • Chile
  • South America
  • Pyroclastic cone(s)
  • Unknown - Evidence Uncertain
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 24.319°S
  • 68.59°W

  • 4220 m
    13845 ft

  • 355108
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for La Negrillar.

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The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for La Negrillar.

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

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for La Negrillar.

Photo Gallery

The elongated, dark-colored lava flow complex just left of the center of this NASA Landsat image (with north to the top) is La Negrillar. This cone and lava flow complex (also known as Aguas Perdidas) covers a roughly 16 km area along the SW margin of the Atacama basin. The basaltic-andesite volcanic field, distinct from El Negrillar (north of Socompa), lies WSW of Socompa volcano, the source of the lava flows at the far middle-right. Part of the massive debris avalanche from Socompa volcano fills the upper right part of the image.

NASA Landsat7 image (worldwind.arc.nasa.gov)
See title for photo information.
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: Argentina, Chile
Publisher: DMA Aerospace Center
Country: Argentina, Chile
Year: 1989
Series: ONC
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Argentina, 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

Title: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay
Publisher: DMA Aerospace Center
Country: S America
Year: 1981
Series: ONC
Map Type: Navigation
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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