Chao volcan

lava dome 5100 m / 16,732 ft
Chile / Argentinien (Norden) + Bolivien, Südamerika, -22.12°S / -68.15°W
Condition actuelle: (probablement) éteint (0 sur 5)

The Chao lava dome in northern Chile near Calama town is one of the largest known lava domes in the world. It measures 14.5 km in length and 350-400 m in height.

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Style éruptif tipique: effusif
Eruptions du volcan Chao: None in recent times, possibly within the past 10,000 years

HeureMag. / ProfondeurDistance/Lieu
jeudi, 2. décembre 2021 10:29 GMT (1 séisme)
2 déc. 2021 06:29 (GMT -4) (2. déc. 2021 10:29 GMT)
2.9

220 km
44 km (27 mi)
POTOSI, BOLIVIA
mardi, 30. novembre 2021 13:44 GMT (1 séisme)
30 nov. 2021 10:44 (GMT -3) (30. nov. 2021 13:44 GMT)
3.7

102 km
43 km (27 mi)
79 km au nord-est de Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chili
mardi, 23. novembre 2021 05:59 GMT (2 séismes)
23 nov. 2021 01:59 (GMT -4) (23. nov. 2021 05:59 GMT)
2.7

125 km
28 km (17 mi)
Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chili
22 nov. 2021 21:37 (GMT -4) (23. nov. 2021 01:37 GMT)
3.8

230 km
76 km (47 mi)
197 km à l'ouest de Villazon, Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivie
samedi, 20. novembre 2021 18:57 GMT (1 séisme)
20. nov. 2021 18:57 GMT
2.8

130 km
29 km (18 mi)
73 km au nord-est de Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chili

Chao Photos

Chaotic layers of scoria, ash and lapilli at the quarry of the Eppelsberg volcano (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
Chaotic layers of scoria, ash and lapilli at the quarry of the Eppelsberg volcano (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
Chaotic crust left after a fountain has died out. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Chaotic crust left after a fountain has died out. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Chaotic red steam clouds hide the view most of the time. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Chaotic red steam clouds hide the view most of the time. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
View into where once Sukameriah village was located, around a valley with lush fields inside and on both banks. Part of the pyroclastic flows traveled through this canyon and covered it with meter-thick chaotic deposits. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
View into where once Sukameriah village was located, around a valley with lush fields inside and on both banks. Part of the pyroclastic flows traveled through this canyon...
 



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