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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
Mon, 17 Sep
Mon, 17 Sep 02:23 UTCM 2.8 / 126.3 km14 km74 km al SO de Ollagüe
Fri, 14 Sep
Fri, 14 Sep 02:33 UTCM 3.2 / 104.2 km12 km69 km al S de Ollagüe
Fri, 7 Sep
Fri, 7 Sep 01:57 UTCM 2.7 / 101.2 km9 km66 km al S de Ollagüe
Mon, 27 Aug
Mon, 27 Aug 19:16 UTCM 3.0 / 109 km34 km50 km al E de Calama
Wed, 22 Aug
Wed, 22 Aug 12:49 UTCM 4.1 / 108.7 km18 km67 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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