Volcano Name:Guagua Pichincha Smithsonian Inst ID (SI_VNUM): 352020
Alternate Name:
Cristal
Rucu Pichincha
Toaza
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano(es)
Latitude: -0.1708333330
Longitude: -78.5983333300
Region:South America Sub Region:Ecuador
Date Entered:02/05/2012
 
Eruption Details
Eruption Start Date:27/10/1660 Date Error:
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Historical records
Eruption Date Quality:High quality Preferred Date:Y
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): 0.080 (Calculated)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): 0.200 (Literature)
Magnitude : 4.300 (Calculated)
Maximum Column Height (km): 30.000 (Literature)
Maximum Intensity : 11.230 (Column Height)
Maximum VEI : 4.000 (Literature)
Minimum Column Height (km): 25.000 (Literature)
Minimum Intensity : 10.920 (Column Height)
Magma: Andesite-Dacite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Andesite
Dacite
Eruption Start Date:930 Date Error:100
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Radiocarbon (corrected)
Eruption Date Quality:Medium quality Preferred Date:Y
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): 0.250 (Calculated)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): 0.600 (Literature)
Magnitude : > 4.800 (Calculated)
Maximum VEI : 5.000 (Literature)
Magma: Dacite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Dacite
Eruption Start Date:70 Date Error:75
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Radiocarbon (corrected)
Eruption Date Quality:Not Entered Preferred Date:Y
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): 0.200 (Calculated)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): 0.500 (Literature)
Magnitude : 4.700 (Calculated)
Maximum VEI : 4.000 (Literature)
Magma: Dacite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Dacite

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