Volcano Name:Melimoyu Smithsonian Inst ID (SI_VNUM): 358052
Alternate Name:
Melimoto
Melimoya
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano(es)
Latitude: -44.0833333300
Longitude: -72.8833333300
Region:South America Sub Region:Southern Chile & Argentina
Date Entered:02/05/2012
 
Eruption Details
Eruption Start Date:-857 Date Error:37
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Radiocarbon (corrected)
Eruption Date Quality:Medium quality Preferred Date:Y
Eruption Start Date:-820 Date Error:100
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Radiocarbon (corrected)
Eruption Date Quality:Medium quality Preferred Date:Y
C14 Date: 2765 C14 Date Error: 25
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): 0.240 (Calculated)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): 0.600 (Literature)
Magnitude : 4.800 (Calculated)
Maximum VEI : 4.000 (Calculated)
Magma: Basalt-Dacite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Basalt
Dacite
Eruption Start Date:-857 Date Error:37
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Radiocarbon (corrected)
Eruption Date Quality:Medium quality Preferred Date:Y
Eruption Start Date:-820 Date Error:100
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Radiocarbon (corrected)
Eruption Date Quality:Medium quality Preferred Date:Y
C14 Date: 2765 C14 Date Error: 25
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): 0.240 (Calculated)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): 0.600 (Literature)
Magnitude : 4.800 (Calculated)
Maximum VEI : 4.000 (Calculated)
Magma: Basalt-Dacite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Basalt
Dacite

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