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Laguna del Maule volcano
caldera 3092 m / 10,144 ft
Central Chile, -36.02°S / -70.58°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Laguna del Maule volcano eruptions:
unknown, but less than 10,000 years ago
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explosive
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Laguna del Maule volcano (Central Chile): Volcanic Alert Level increased to Yellow

Friday Jun 19, 2020 08:24 AM | BY: MARTIN

During 11-16 Jun SERNAGEOMIN recorded increased seismic activity associated with seismic swarms. On 15 June recorded volcano-tectonic earthquakes that were located at 10,4 km depth beneath the southwest flank of the volcano.
The Volcanic Alert Level increased to Yellow.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería de Chile volcano activity update 19 June 2020
Previous news
Tuesday, Dec 09, 2014
The volcanic field of Laguna del Maule is a potentially dangerous volcano. Scientists have found alarming levels of uplift, suggesting its magma chamber is filling up. What does this mean? In a recent study published at GSA, scientists try to give an answer. [Read the story] ... read all
Saturday, Apr 20, 2013
The latest report of Sernageomin indicates that volcanic unrest continues at reduced intensity. GPS measurements show that the central part of the volcanic edifice has been experiencing uplift at a rate of 1.4 cm / month and a horizontal displacement to the west at a rate of 0.64 cm / month. ... read all
Saturday, Mar 09, 2013
New signs of volcanic unrest - seismic swarms and ground inflation - have been detected at the volcano recently and SERNAGEOMIN raised the alert level of the volcano to yellow. ... read all

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