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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, 21 Apr
Sat, 21 Apr 15:05 UTCM 2.5 / 106.7 km0 km47 km al S de Mina Collahuasi
Fri, 20 Apr
Fri, 20 Apr 16:42 UTCM 3.4 / 107.8 km56 km43 km al O de Mina Collahuasi
Fri, 20 Apr 15:17 UTCM 2.6 / 117.2 km16 km59 km al S de Ollagüe
Fri, 20 Apr 12:58 UTCM 2.7 / 99.9 km63 km60 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
Fri, 20 Apr 12:38 UTCM 2.6 / 117.2 km27 km31 km al S 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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