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Linzor

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  • Chile-Bolivia
  • South America
  • Stratovolcano
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 22.18°S
  • 67.95°W

  • 5680 m
    18635 ft

  • 355834
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Linzor.

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The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Linzor.

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Linzor.

Eruptive History

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Linzor. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Linzor page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Linzor.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Linzor.

Photo Gallery

Volcán Linzor is located along on the Chile-Bolivia border about 60 km ESE of San Pedro-San Pablo volcano. Linzor is seen here from the refuge at Laguna Colorada, east of the volcano. The precise age of the latest eruption of this 5680-m-high stratovolcano is not known.

Photo by Raphaél Paris, 2004 (CNRS, Clermont-Ferrand).
See title for photo information.
GVP Map Holdings

The maps shown below have been scanned from the GVP map archives and include the volcano on this page. Clicking on the small images will load the full 300 dpi map. Very small-scale maps (such as world maps) are not included. The maps database originated over 30 years ago, but was only recently updated and connected to our main database. We welcome users to tell us if they see incorrect information or other problems with the maps; please use the Contact GVP link at the bottom of the page to send us email.


Title: Ollague
Publisher: Instituto Geografico Militar- Chile
Country: Chile
Year: 1985
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Ollague

Title: Calama
Publisher: Instituto Geografico Militar- Chile
Country: Chile
Year: 1985
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Calama

Title: Calama
Publisher: Servicio Nacional de Geologia & Mineria
Country: Chile
Year: 1984
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Calama

Title: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru
Publisher: DMA Aerospace Center
Country: S America
Year: 1982
Series: ONC
Map Type: Navigation
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru

Title: Ollague (Antofagasta)
Publisher: Instituto de Investigaciones Geologicas- Chile
Country: Chile
Year: 1980
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Ollague (Antofagasta)
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Linzor in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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