Llaima volcano (Chile) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 22 April-28 April 2009 (Continuing Activity)
SERNAGEOMIN reported that on 24 April ash plumes originating from an area about 700 m down the E flank of Llaima rose 500 m and drifted E. Steam emissions that accompanied the ash plumes indicated that the point of activity came from underneath the glacier. The activity lasted about 1.5 hours.
Mi, 22. Apr 2009, 06:0006:00 AM | VON: VN
The Volcano Alert Level remained at Yellow.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería (SERNAGEOMIN)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2009. Report on Llaima. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 22 April-28 April 2009. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Mi, 8. Apr 2009, 06:00
Llaima volcano (Chile) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 8 April-14 April 2009 (New Activity / Unrest)
On 8 April, SERNAGEOMIN reported that, after 74 hours of a vigorous Strombolian eruption from Llaima and accompanying lava flow emissions, activity declined quickly on 6 April until reaching a low level characterized by small amounts of ash emissions. On 7 April, weak emissions of gas and ash were observed. An overflight revealed that the main crater was completely obscured by a large pyroclastic cone with four inactive craters. ... Read all
So, 5. Apr 2009, 10:27
A new eruption started at Llaima volcano on 4 April 09. Lava fountains and stormbolian activity from the summit vents fed lava flows travelling down the slope of the volcano. ... Read all