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Copahue volcano
stratovolcano 2997 m / 9,833 ft
Chile/Argentina, -37.85°S / -71.17°W

Copahue webcams / live data
Copahue volcano videos
Copahue volcano eruptions:
2013, 2012, 2001(?), 2000, 1992, 1961, 1937, 1867(?), 1759(?), 1750
Typical eruption style:
explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
latest (2014) | Feb-Dec 2013 | Jan 2013 | 2012
Saturday, Oct 11, 2014
Explosive activity at Copahue - sequence of the second explosion yesterday (Images: SERNAGEOMIN, annotation: Culture Volcan)
Explosive activity at Copahue - sequence of the second explosion yesterday (Images: SERNAGEOMIN, annotation: Culture Volcan)
Glow from the crater of Copahue (image: SERNAGEOMIN, annotation: Culture Volcan)
Glow from the crater of Copahue (image: SERNAGEOMIN, annotation: Culture Volcan)
Activity has picked up at the volcano: at least two moderately strong explosions occurred yesterday 11 Oct at 06:25 and 14:53 local time, with ash plumes rising more than 1000 m. In addition, intermittent incandescence from the crater has been visible during the night 10-11 Oct. ...more [read all]
Wednesday, Oct 08, 2014
Ash emissions from Copahue volcano on 6 Oct 2014 (SERNAGEOMIN)
Ash emissions from Copahue volcano on 6 Oct 2014 (SERNAGEOMIN)
A new phase of ash emissions began on the evening of 4 Oct. The volcano started to emit near continuous ash plumes, interrupted by strong degassing phases, from the active El Agrio crater. Seismic activity according to SERNAGEOMIN has been low suggesting that the origin of the new eruptions is phreatic, i.e. driven by steam explosions rather than fresh magma rising to the surface. ...more [read all]
Friday, Mar 21, 2014
Copahue volcano, quiet at the surface, today (SERNAGEOMIN webcam)
Copahue volcano, quiet at the surface, today (SERNAGEOMIN webcam)
SERNAGEOMIN raised the alert level of the volcano to orange yesterday after an increase in seismic activity. A pulse of volcanic tremor was detected that could indicate magma moving into the volcano's plumbing system. ...more [read all]
Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014
The volcano continues to show signs of unrest. A swarm of volcanic-tectonic earthquakes occurred the day before yesterday. SERNAGEOMIN keeps the alert level of the volcano at Yellow.
latest (2014) | Feb-Dec 2013 | Jan 2013 | 2012

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