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Nevados de Chillán volcano
stratovolcano 3212 m / 10,538 ft
Central Chile, -36.86°S / -71.38°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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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
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Chillán volcano news & activity updates:

Nevados de Chillán volcano (Chile): eruption continues with lava flows

Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 07:54
07:54 AM | BY: MARTIN
Lava flows from Nevados de Chillán volcano on 9 August (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Lava flows from Nevados de Chillán volcano on 9 August (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
SERNAGEOMIN reported that the effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues producing small to moderate ash emissions which rose 984 ft (300 m) above the summit.
Viscous lava flows on the north flank remain active.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería de Chile volcano activity update 12 August 2020
Previous news
Wed, 29 Jul 2020, 08:10
Two lava flows from Nevados de Chillán volcano (image: @volcanologiachl/twitter)
A satellite image from 27 July shows that the second viscous lava flow has started to descend on the northwestern flank. ... read all
Tue, 14 Jul 2020, 06:58
Viscous lava flow on the northwestern flank from Nevados de Chillán volcano (image: @volcanologiachl/twitter)
A satellite image from 4 July shows effusion of short viscous lava flow on the northwestern flank. read all

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