Miniques Volcano | John Seach



23.82 S, 67.77 W
summit elevation 5910 m

Miñiques volcano is located in northern Chile, south of Laguna Miscanti. The summit contains three overlapping craters. A prominent lava flow extends NW-ward from the summit to the lower flanks.

Laguna Miscanti is a heart-shaped brackish lake 8 km north of Miniques Volcano. The lake is part of one of the seven sectors of Los Flamencos National Reserve.

Further reading
Book, S. L. de Silva & P. W. Francis 1991. Volcanoes of the Central Andes

Miñiques Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.