p>Losaramat geothermal area has 17 hot springs with 3 geysers among them. Each of the geysers is some 0.7 m high. These springs are fed by comparatively deeper aquifer, where water temperatures reach 170°C – but at the surface, these temperatures are lower, between 64 and 98.5°C.
Losaramat Hot Springs and Geysers are included in the following list:
- T. Scott Bryan, The Geysers of Yellowstone, fourth edition. 2008. Boulder.
Losaramat Hot Springs and Geysers on the map
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|Location, GPS coordinates:||0.2210 N 36.1216 E|
|Categories:||Thermal springs, Geysers|
|Where is located?||Africa, Kenya, Rift Valley Province, eastern bank of Lake Bogoria|
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