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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: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Friday Aug 30, 2019 09:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 08:56 UTC, 30/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190830/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/225

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 30/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S3646 W07032 - S3653 W07032
- S3651 W07122 - S3646 W07032 MOV E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/1400Z SFC/FL130 S3609 W07023
- S3621 W07013 - S3650 W07122 - S3609 W07023

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/2000Z SFC/FL130 S3600
W07034 - S3611 W07018 - S3651 W07122 - S3600
W07034

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/0200Z SFC/FL130 S3606
W07010 - S3620 W06958 - S3650 W07122 - S3606
W07010

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
E. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC INCANDESCENCES WITH VA
EMISSIONS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190830/1500Z=

Previous news
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 . ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 25 Aug 2019
Sunday, Aug 25, 2019
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Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 24 Aug 2019
Saturday, Aug 24, 2019
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Saturday, Aug 24, 2019
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