Purace volcano seen from Popayán
|Elevation||4,650+ metres (15,256 feet)|
|Volcanic arc/belt||Andean Volcanic Belt|
Puracé is a stratovolcano located in the Puracé National Natural Park in the Cauca Department, Colombia. It is one of the most active volcanoes in Colombia. Large explosive eruptions occurred in 1849, 1869, and 1885, and the latest eruption was in 1977.
- "Puracé". Global Volcanism Program, Smithsonian Institution. http://www.volcano.si.edu/world/volcano.cfm?vnum=1501-06%3D.
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