The Laguna Verde of Atacama

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Located to the east of the Salar de Maricunga, near the Argentine border, at 555662 E – 7024850 N and 4,350 m.a.s.l.. The volcanic basin is 1,075 km2. The salt water lake is ~15 km2 and is fed by rivers and springs, most of which are located to the south and west of the basin (Risacher et al. 1999).

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