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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
Sat, 11 May 2019
Sat, 11 May 20:59 UTCM 3.0 / 137.1 km13 km63 km al S de Ollagüe (Chile)
Tue, 7 May 2019
Tue, 7 May 04:03 UTCM 2.6 / 115.4 km12 km67 km al S de Ollagüe (Chile)
Sun, 28 Apr 2019
Sun, 28 Apr 06:55 UTCM 3.2 / 109 km13 kmAntofagasta, Chile
Mon, 8 Apr 2019
Mon, 8 Apr 21:23 UTCM 2.5 / 101.4 km14 km75 km al NE de Calama (Chile)
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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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