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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
Wed, 25 Apr
Wed, 25 Apr 16:25 UTCM 3.0 / 122 km2 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
Tue, 24 Apr
Tue, 24 Apr 07:58 UTCM 4.5 / 142 km15 kmChile-Bolivia Border Region
Mon, 23 Apr
Mon, 23 Apr 06:00 UTCM 5.2 / 95 km45 kmNorthern Chile
Sat, 21 Apr
Sat, 21 Apr 13:13 UTCM 2.6 / 128.2 km12 km73 km al NE de Calama
Thu, 19 Apr
Thu, 19 Apr 15:36 UTCM 2.5 / 118.7 km4 km77 km al S de Ollagüe
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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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