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Puchuldiza volcano

hydrothermal field 4500 m / 14,764 ft
Northern Chile, Bolivia and Argentina, South America, -19.42°S / -68.97°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
Puchuldiza volcano books
Typical eruption style: explosive
Puchuldiza volcano eruptions: none in recent times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Tue, 19 Jun
Tue, 19 Jun 18:57 UTCM 3.3 / 104 km78 kmTARAPACA, CHILE
Mon, 18 Jun
Mon, 18 Jun 07:24 UTCM 2.6 / 85.6 km79 km34 km al NE de Pica
Mon, 18 Jun 05:33 UTCM 2.6 / 121.5 km53 km23 km al N de Camiña
Fri, 15 Jun
Fri, 15 Jun 10:37 UTCM 4.1 / 91 km68 kmTARAPACA, CHILE
Thu, 14 Jun
Thu, 14 Jun 05:25 UTCM 4.5 / 115 km65 kmTARAPACA, CHILE
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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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