Andes-Outlined Volcanoes
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Geology Exploration Using Google Earth
The Andes Mountains in Detail
Roger Weller, geology instructor 
(
wellerr@cochise.edu )

last edited:  1/31/17      145 views
   
Location of Outlined Volcanoes within the Andes
      
Over 2300 individual volcanoes in the Andes Mountains were mapped and outlined.

overview

latitude:   -31.336   longitude:  -65.293
photo credits: Google Earth, Landsat/Copernicus, SIO, NOAA, US Navy, NGA, GEBCO,
US DEpt. of State Geographer

     The greatest concentration of volcanoes is located in the central Andes.  There is a tremendous
variation in size for the volcanoes.  Many of the smallest are less than 1 kilometer, while the largest ones
may exceed  a width of 40 kilometers.

volcanoes in the central Andes

latitude:   -23.264   longitude:  -69.360
photo credits: Google Earth, Landsat/Copernicus, SIO, NOAA, US Navy, GEBCO

Collections of Views of Outlined Volcanoes in the Central Andes

     3 Major Sections of the Central Andes  (3 views)
     Closer views of the Outlined Volcanoes from North to South  (6 views)
     Examples of Volcanic Areas   (4 views)

Just credit photos to Google Earth/R.Weller/Cochise College.
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