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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: BRIEF EMISSION OF VA SEEN AT 1745Z TO FL120 to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Sun, 20 Sep 2020, 18:45
18:45 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 18:30 UTC, 20/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200920/1830Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/200

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. SIGMET.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: BRIEF EMISSION OF VA SEEN AT
1745Z TO FL120

OBS VA DTG: 20/1800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 S3645 W07113 - S3650 W07111
- S3650 W07123 - S3645 W07113 MOV NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0000Z SFC/FL120 S3642 W07101
- S3643 W07035 - S3652 W07035 - S3650 W07122 -
S3642 W07101

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0600Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1200Z NO VA EXP

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME MOV ENE CAN BE SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY UNDER MOSLTY CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS
WEAK EMISSIONS OF STEAM AND A BRIEF EMISSION OF
VA TO FL120 SEEN AT 20/1745Z. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200921/0030Z=

Previous news
Wed, 2 Sep 2020, 09:18
Lava flow and gas content from Nevados de Chillán volcano on 31 August (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
SERNAGEOMIN reported that effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues producing small emissions of gas that rose 3,280 ft (1,000 m) above the summit. ... read all

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