Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Nevados de Chillán volcano
stratovolcano 3212 m / 10,538 ft
Central Chile, -36.86°S / -71.38°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
Nevados de Chillán webcams / live data | Reports
Nevados de Chillán volcano books
Nevados de Chillán volcano eruptions:
2016-ongoing, 2009, 2003, 1973-86, 1972, 1965, 1946-48, 1945, 1934, 1929, 1923, 1906, 1898, 1891, 1883, 1877, 1872, 1861-65, 1752, 1750-51, 1650
Typical eruption style:
explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Chillán volcano news & activity updates:

Nevados de Chillán Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA

Saturday May 23, 2020 00:30 AM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG02 at 00:17 UTC, 23/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200523/0025Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/154

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA

EST VA DTG: 22/2340Z

EST VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S3534 W07015 - S3547 W06959
- S3613 W07032 - S3649 W07126 - S3606 W07040 -
S3534 W07015 MOV NE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0530Z SFC/FL180 S3525 W06922
- S3539 W06906 - S3617 W07020 - S3647 W07125 -
S3611 W07023 - S3525 W06922

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1130Z SFC/FL180 S3502
W06834 - S3523 W06817 - S3602 W06940 - S3650
W07122 - S3602 W06955 - S3502 W06834

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/1730Z NOT AVBL

RMK: VA DETECTION HINDERED BY SOME WX CLD COVER.
WEBCAM NOT AVAILABLE DUE TO DARKNESS. T+0
IS EST BY PREVIOUS FCST +06HR ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200523/0625Z=

Previous news
Ash emissions rising from the Nevados de Chillán's crater yesterday (image: @Sernageomin/twitter)
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
SERNAGEOMIN recorded an explosion at the volcano that generated a dense dark ash plume, which reached approx. 16,110 ft (4,912 m) altitude and drifted SE. ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.