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stratovolcano 2997 m / 9,833 ft
Chile/Argentina, -37.85°S / -71.17°WCurrent status
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2015-16, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2001(?), 2000, 1992, 1961, 1937, 1867(?), 1759(?), 1750 Typical eruption style:
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Copahue volcano news & activity updates
Copahue volcano (Chile/Argentina) activity update
Wednesday Jan 13, 2016 17:39 PM | BY: T
Ash emission from Copahue this afternoon
View into the crater of Copahue on 27 Dec 2015 (image: Volcanes Andinos via claudia carrasco @claucaviahue / twitter)
Near-continuous, but generally weak ash emissions and intense degassing continue at the volcano. Sernageomin maintains alert level yellow.
Monday, Dec 14, 2015
Ash emissions ceased about a week ago and the volcano has been relatively calm at the surface since. However, a seismic swarm occurred yesterday, sign that the unrest at the volcano is not yet over. ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 01, 2015
Activity at the volcano continues to slowly increase. Over the past days, continuous explosive activity at the summit vent has been producing a plume of dark ash that reached 1-2 km height and drifted into easterly directions. ...
Saturday, Nov 28, 2015
Small to moderately strong ash emissions and explosions have been near continuous during the past days, creating steam/ash plumes that rise up to approx. 1 km. Overall, the volcano's activity seems to be gradually increasing. ... [more]
Saturday, Nov 21, 2015
An increase in activity occurred at the volcano during the past two days. Starting Thursday evening, a new pulse of volcanic tremor was detected and ash emissions began during the night Thu-Friday around 3 am. ... [more]
Sunday, Oct 18, 2015
Intermittent ash emissions that resumed on 6 Oct, continue from the El Agrio crater and incandescence (from hot gasses) is visible at night. The ash/steam plume has been reaching heights of up to 1 km. ... [more]
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