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Chao volcano

lava dome 5100 m / 16,732 ft
Northern Chile, Bolivia and Argentina, South America, -22.12°S / -68.15°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: effusive
Chao volcano eruptions: None in recent times, possibly within the past 10,000 years
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Fri, 16 Feb
Fri, 16 Feb 20:51 UTCM 3.7 / 112.5 km17 km66 km al SO de Ollagüe
Fri, 9 Feb
Fri, 9 Feb 18:43 UTCM 3.2 / 120.9 km6 km75 km al NE de Calama
Fri, 9 Feb 11:54 UTCM 2.6 / 117.6 km8 km69 km al S de Ollagüe
Wed, 7 Feb
Wed, 7 Feb 13:26 UTCM 2.8 / 117.6 km22 km60 km al NE de Calama
Mon, 5 Feb
Mon, 5 Feb 07:25 UTCM 3.0 / 123.9 km12 km76 km al NE de Calama
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The Chao lava dome in northern Chile near Calama town is one of the largest known lava domes in the world. It measures 14.5 km in length and 350-400 m in height.

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