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stratovolcano 3212 m / 10,538 ft
Central Chile, -36.86°S / -71.38°WCurrent status
(4 out of 5)Nevados de Chillán webcams / live data
| ReportsNevados de Chillán volcano booksNevados 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, 1650Typical eruption style:
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Chillán volcano news & activity updates:
Thu, 29 Dec 2016, 19:30
Explosion at Nevados de Chillán yesterday morning
After several weeks of apparent calm, a new explosion occurred yesterday morning. ...more
Thu, 29 Dec 2016, 15:30
Wed, 28 Dec 2016, 18:30
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 28 Dec 2016
Sun, 20 Nov 2016, 12:05
Ash plume from Nevados de Chillán on 21 (?) Nov (image: @XimenaN8123 / twitter)
The volcano remains restless. Sporadic gas and sometimes small ash emissions have resumed after two small explosions broke a week-long phase of silence on 18 November, SERNAGEOMIN reported in a special bulletin last week. ...more
Thu, 17 Nov 2016, 17:15
Fri, 28 Oct 2016, 14:00
Wed, 26 Oct 2016, 18:00
Mon, 3 Oct 2016, 17:30
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 3 Oct 2016
Tue, 6 Sep 2016, 15:30
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 6 Sep 2016
Wed, 10 Aug 2016, 11:28
Ash eruptions of Chillán volcano during the past 2 days
The volcano continued to produce mild to relatively strong ash emissions once or twice per day on average. Plumes have been reaching heights of 2 km and the Chilean authorities have increased the exclusion zone near the volcano (which is part of a popular skiing area) from 2 to 3 km radius around the crater.
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