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Aracar Volcano, Andes Mountains, Argentina near Chile Border

Aracar Volcano, Andes Mountains, Argentina near Chile Border

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The Andes Mountains, part of the Southern Cordillera formed from subduction zone volcanism at the convergent boundary of the Nazca plate and the South American plate. This image is from NASA EarthKAM.
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04/09/2008
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