Chingo Volcano | John Seach



14.12 N, 89.73 W
summit elevation 1775 m

Chingo volcano is located on the Guatemala-El Salvador border. Volcán las Viboras, a cinder cone near Laguna Atescatempo.

Eruptions have occurred from flank fissures which have produced lava flows on the western flank of Chingo, and the northern flank of Volcán las Viboras.

Further reading
Rapprich, V., Hernández, W. and Vojtech, E., 2005. Geology of metapan volcanic field NW El Salvador. Revista Geológica de América Central, (33), pp.61-74.

Fernandez-Rivas, R., 1970. Geothermal resources of Guatemala, Central America. Geothermics2, pp.1015-1025.

Chingo Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.