Llaima volcano (Chile) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 17 June-23 June 2009 (Continuing Activity)
The camera in Melipueco used by OVDAS-SERNAGEOMIN to monitor Llaima again showed glow on the NW inner margin of the main crater during 9-16 June. Occasional steam emissions with minor amounts of ash were also seen from the E flank. Seismic tremor has also increased since 5 June.
Mi, 17. Jun 2009, 06:0006:00 AM | VON: VN
The 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 17 June-23 June 2009. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
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