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Nevado del Sajama

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  • Bolivia
  • Andean Central Volcanic Arc
  • Composite | Stratovolcano
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 18.1°S
  • 68.88°W

  • 6542 m
    21463 ft

  • 355809
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Nevado del Sajama.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Nevado del Sajama.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Nevado del Sajama.

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Nevado del Sajama.

Eruptive History

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

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Nevado del Sajama.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

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.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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