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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, 21 Nov
Tue, 21 Nov 10:43 UTCM 2.6 / 128.2 km18 km60 km al S de Ollagüe
Tue, 21 Nov 07:21 UTCM 2.7 / 112.9 km52 km60 km al N de Mina Collahuasi
Tue, 21 Nov 06:42 UTCM 2.7 / 107.5 km52 km48 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
Tue, 21 Nov 03:12 UTCM 2.8 / 120.5 km29 km47 km al SO de Ollagüe
Mon, 20 Nov
Mon, 20 Nov 23:54 UTCM 3.8 / 111 km14 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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