Pampa Luxsar volcano
Northern Chile, Bolivia and Argentina (South America), -20.85°S / -68.2°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
Pampa Luxsar (also spelled Pampa Luxar) is a volcanic field in SW Bolivia 23 km from the border with Chile. It comprises a 45 x 45 km area of lava flows at the SW margin of Bolivia's Salar de Uyuni east of the Andean volcanic front.
Pampa Luxsar volcano eruptions: none in recent times
Latest nearby earthquakes
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Distance/Location|
|Monday, September 26, 2022 GMT (1 quake)|
|Sep 26, 2022 6:33 pm (GMT -3) (Sep 26, 2022 21:33 GMT)|
|43 km (27 mi)|
155 km north of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile
BackgroundThere are several generations of lava flows and cones and the youngest lava flows might be less than 10,000 years old. They surrounds the older eroded stratovolcanoes of Cerro Luxsar and Cerro Uquila.
See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8 | NASA FIRMS