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:
2-18 Nov 2019: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
17-21 Nov 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
17-30 Nov 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
: 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: erupting (4 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: EMISSION OF VA to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Wednesday Mar 06, 2019 17:15 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 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG03 at 16:59 UTC, 06/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190306/1700Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/055

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS WINDS.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 11/1615Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 S3650 W07122 - S3701 W07103
- S3714 W07107 - S3705 W07119 - S3650 W07122 MOV
SE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/2230Z SFC/FL120 S3650 W07122
- S3650 W07059 - S3659 W07059 - S3655 W07115 -
S3650 W07122

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/0430Z SFC/FL120 S3648
W07055 - S3658 W07055 - S3649 W07122 - S3648
W07055

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1030Z SFC/FL120 S3650
W07122 - S3659 W07057 - S3711 W07058 - S3709
W07108 - S3650 W07122

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV SE
30KT. WEBCAMS ARE NOT AVAILABLE. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190306/2300Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Feb 25, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Feb 25, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Feb 17, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [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.