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Stratovolcano 2847 m / 9,340 ft
Central Chile, -39.42°S / -71.93°WCurrent status
: minor activity or eruption warning
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| ReportsVillarrica volcano books | ToursVillarrica volcano eruptions:
2010-2012, 2008, 2005, 1985-2001 (lava lake), 1984-85, 1983, 1980, 1977, 1971-72, 1964, 1963(?), 1960-61, 1958-59, 1950(?), 1948-49, 1938, 1935, 1933, 1929, 1921, 1920-29, 1919(?), 1915-18(?), 1910?, 1909, 1908, 1907, 1906, 1904, 1897-98(?), 1893-94(?), 1883, 1879, 1877, 1875-76, 1874, 1869(?), 1867-68, 1864, 1859-60, 1853, 1852(?), 1837, 1832, 1822, 1815-18, 1806, 1801, 1799, 1796, 1792, 1790, 1787, 1780, 1777, 1759, 1751, 1745, 1742, 1737, 1716, 1688, 1657?, 1647?, 1640, 1594, 1562, 1558Typical eruption style:
Mildly explosive, strombolian activity, small lava lake in the summit craterLast earthquakes nearby
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Villarrica volcano news & activity updates:
Villarrica Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL ISOLATED EXPLOSION
Sunday Jul 26, 2020 01:15 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAG02 at 01:13 UTC, 26/07/20 from SABM
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: VILLARRICA 357120
PSN: S3925 W07155
SUMMIT ELEV: 9340 FT [2847 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/001
INFO SOURCE: VOLCANO OBS. GOES-E. GFS.
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN
ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL ISOLATED EXPLOSION
OBS VA DTG: 26/0040Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
WINDS FL100/FL130 280/50KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0630Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/1230Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/1830Z NOT AVBL
RMK: AN OVDAS REPORT HAS INFORMED THE OCCURRENCE
OF AN ISOLATED EXPLOSION TWO HOURS AGO. VA NO
DETECTED DUE TO WX CLDS CVR. ...SMN
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=
Tuesday, Jul 07, 2020
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate levels. read all
Thursday, Jan 30, 2020
SERNAGEOMIN reported that the activity of the volcano continues at moderately high low levels. ... read all
Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019
Sernageomin has raised the alert level to Orange for the first time since 2015 due to escalating seismic tremor and a more turbulent lava lake (present in some form since late 2014). Although fairly unlikely, it is possible that a repeat of the March 2015 paroxysmal event could soon occur if there is a similar trend in activity. An exclusion zone of 2km is in force. ... read all
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