Llaima volcano (Chile) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 10 February-16 February 2010 (New Activity / Unrest)
Cameras operated by OVDAS-SERNAGEOMIN showed steam-and-gas plumes rising from Llaima's main crater during 20 January-9 February. Seismic signals (tremor and volcano-tectonic earthquakes) had characteristics that indicated fluid movement within the volcano's conduits. The Alert Level was raised to Yellow, Level 3.
Mi, 10. Feb 2010, 06:0006:00 AM | VON: VN
SERNAGEOMIN recommended that people stay at least 4 km away from the main crater.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería (SERNAGEOMIN)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2010. Report on Llaima. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 10 February-16 February 2010. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Mi, 20. Jan 2010, 06:00
Llaima volcano (Chile) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 20 January-26 January 2010 (Continuing Activity)
On 22 January, SERNAGEOMIN reported that seismicity from Llaima had decreased during the previous few weeks to background levels. The Alert Level was lowered to Green, (Level 2) on a three-color scale. ... Read all
Mi, 2. Dez 2009, 06:00
Llaima volcano (Chile) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 2 December-8 December 2009 (New Activity / Unrest)
Cameras operated by OVDAS-SERNAGEOMIN showed steam-and-gas plumes rising from Llaima's main crater and E flank during 14 November-1 December. Although seismicity generally decreased, a new type of long-period, low-frequency earthquake was detected. An overflight on 4 December revealed fumarolic activity and some sulfur dioxide emissions coming mainly from fissures on the N crater wall and outer E and W flanks. ... Read all