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:
14-27 Mar 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
21-28 Mar 2020: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
28 Mar - 4 Apr 2020: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
11-19 Apr 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
4-8 May 2020: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
2-18 Jul 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (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: STEAM AND GAS EMISSIONS

Tuesday Jan 21, 2020 15:45 PM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG02 at 15:40 UTC, 21/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200121/1545Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/003

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: STEAM AND GAS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 21/1510Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA
WINDS FL100 000/05KT FL120 285/05KT FL140 265/10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/2100Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0300Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/0900Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT SEEN FM STLT IMAGERY UNDER MOSTLY
CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM ONLY SHOWS LIGHT EMISSIONS OF
STEAM AND GASES. WILL KEEP MONITORING AND ISSUE
AN ADVICE IF NECESSARY. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Explosion from Nevados de Chillán volcano on 12 December (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Monday, Dec 30, 2019
SERNAGEOMIN reported that explosive activity from the volcano’s Nicanor Crater continues with constant ash emissions. In addition, it was recorded 13 volcano-tectonic earthquakes and 33 long-period seismic events. ... [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.