Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Platanar
The Platanar volcanic complex on the horizon is the NW-most volcano in the Cordillera Central of Costa Rica. The massive complex consists of two largely Pleistocene stratovolcanoes, Platanar and Porvenir, which grew within the Chocosuela caldera. The highest peak of the complex is 2267-m-high Porvenir volcano, whose summit crater contains a small cone. This view is from the east with the Bosque Alegre (Laguna Hule) maar, located on the lower northern flank of Poás volcano, in the foreground. Photo by Mike Carr, 1983 (Rutgers University).
Volcano Number:345034
Volcano Name:Platanar
Country:Costa Rica
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano(es)
Elevation:2267m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Continental crust (> 25 km)
Pop. within 5km:620
Pop. within 10km:40382
Pop. within 30km:339271
Pop. within 100km:3381523
Latitude:10.3
Longitude:-84.366



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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