Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Papayo
The rounded knob at the center of the photo is Papayo volcano, a dacitic lava dome erupted along the crest of the Sierra Nevada 15 km north of Iztaccíhuatl volcano. The dome, seen here from the west, was the source of a voluminous postglacial lava flow that traveled 9.5 km to the WSW and more than 10 km to ENE. The Mexico City-Puebla highway (left) follows the northern margin of the lava flow, which covers an area of 84 sq km. Photo by Lee Siebert, 1997 (Smithsonian Institution).
Volcano Number:341081
Volcano Name:Papayo
Country:Mexico
Volcano Type:Lava dome
Elevation:3600m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Continental crust (> 25 km)
Pop. within 5km:377
Pop. within 10km:2081
Pop. within 30km:2207308
Pop. within 100km:28677002
Latitude:19.308
Longitude:-98.7



Eruption Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution No eruption data found for this volcano.
Emissions Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution No emissions data found for this volcano.


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