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Nevados de Chillán volcano
stratovolcano 3212 m / 10,538 ft
Central Chile, -36.86°S / -71.38°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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: PUFF EMISSION OF VA to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Friday Jan 24, 2020 17:30 PM | 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 25 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 17:15 UTC, 24/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200124/1715Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/004

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 24/1650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S3641 W07058 - S3650 W07055
- S3652 W07122 - S3641 W07058 MOV NE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/2300Z SFC/FL130 S3627 W07017
- S3656 W07016 - S3649 W07052 - S3631 W07048 -
S3627 W07017

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0500Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/1100Z NO VA EXP

RMK: SINGLE PUFF EMISSION WAS DETECTED IN WEBCAM
AND STLT IMAGERY. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200124/2315Z=

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]

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