Puchuldiza volcano

hydrothermal field 4500 m / 14,764 ft
Chile / Argentinien (Norden) + Bolivien, Südamerika, -19.42°S / -68.97°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

Puchuldiza is a geothermal field west of Salar Coipasa in northern Chile. It is surrounded by older volcanoes. No Holocene eruptive activity has occurred at Puchuldiza, but there are hot pools with water up to 85 deg C, steam vents and geysers, suggesting that there might still be an active magma chamber.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
Puchuldiza volcano eruptions: none in recent times

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Sat, 12 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
12 Jun 2021 02:16:55 GMT
3.6

112 km
25 km (16 mi)
Provincia del Tamarugal, 137 km northeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile



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