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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
Thu, 19 Jul
Thu, 19 Jul 12:35 UTCM 2.8 / 121.7 km12 km75 km al SO de Ollagüe
Tue, 17 Jul
Tue, 17 Jul 18:46 UTCM 3.0 / 105 km27 km56 km al NE de Calama
Mon, 16 Jul
Mon, 16 Jul 09:15 UTCM 2.8 / 119 km11 km65 km al S de Ollagüe
Thu, 12 Jul
Thu, 12 Jul 04:19 UTCM 3.4 / 122.6 km13 km63 km al S de Ollagüe
Thu, 5 Jul
Thu, 5 Jul 09:03 UTCM 2.5 / 111.5 km7 km68 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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