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Pampa Luxsar volcano

volcanic field 5543 m / 18,185 ft
Northern Chile, Bolivia and Argentina, South America, -20.85°S / -68.2°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: effusive
Pampa Luxsar volcano eruptions: none in recent times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sat, 23 Jun
Sat, 23 Jun 15:32 UTCM 3.0 / 114 km45 km30 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
Sat, 23 Jun 15:27 UTCM 4.1 / 105.4 km55 km40 km al O de Mina Collahuasi
Sat, 23 Jun 07:15 UTCM 3.0 / 129 km6 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
Sat, 23 Jun 03:34 UTCM 3.3 / 111 km39 kmTARAPACA, CHILE
Fri, 22 Jun
Fri, 22 Jun 16:26 UTCM 3.1 / 120 km31 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
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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.

Background:

There 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.


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