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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, 18 Aug
Sat, 18 Aug 01:49 UTCM 3.1 / 116.8 km57 km44 km al O de Mina Collahuasi
Sat, 18 Aug 00:12 UTCM 3.1 / 111.3 km16 km62 km al S de Ollagüe
Fri, 17 Aug
Fri, 17 Aug 17:48 UTCM 2.7 / 130.8 km17 km63 km al SO de Ollagüe
Fri, 17 Aug 04:49 UTCM 2.7 / 95.4 km52 km38 km al SE de Pica
Thu, 16 Aug
Thu, 16 Aug 00:49 UTCM 2.7 / 109.7 km56 km44 km al O de Mina Collahuasi
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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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