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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)
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Typical eruption style: effusive
Pampa Luxsar volcano eruptions: none in recent times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Tue, 18 Jul
Tue, 18 Jul 06:12 UTCM 3.5 / 108.8 km41 km37 km al NO de Mina Collahuasi
Mon, 17 Jul
Mon, 17 Jul 17:26 UTCM 2.9 / 116.1 km22 km60 km al SO de Ollagüe
Mon, 17 Jul 03:55 UTCM 2.2 / 101.5 km33 km20 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
Sun, 16 Jul
Sun, 16 Jul 13:33 UTCM 2.8 / 117.1 km29 km38 km al S de Mina Collahuasi
Sun, 16 Jul 01:50 UTCM 2.6 / 108.6 km65 km51 km al SE de Pica
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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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