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Central Chile, -39.42°S / -71.93°W
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Villarrica 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, 1558
Typical eruption style:
Mildly explosive, strombolian activity, small lava lake in the summit crater
Last earthquakes nearby
Villarrica volcano toursMagic Minutes: Chile Solar Eclipse 2020
(10 days walking, study & photography tour in southern Chile with Solar Eclipse on 14 Dec 2020)
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Villarrica volcano news & activity updates:
Villarrica Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EMISSION REPORTED 07/1922Z
Fri, 7 Aug 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAG02 at 20:54 UTC, 07/08/20 from SABM
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: VILLARRICA 357120
PSN: S3925 W07155
SUMMIT ELEV: 9340 FT [2847 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/002
INFO SOURCE: SVO. GOES-E.
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN
ERUPTION DETAILS: EMISSION REPORTED 07/1922Z
OBS VA DTG: 07/2010Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0200Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0800Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1400Z NOT AVBL
RMK: ?REPORT FROM THE GEOPHYSICAL INSTITUTE AT
07/2015Z INDICATES ASH AT 07/1922Z TO FL110
MOVING SE. ...SMN
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 202008072130Z=
On 25 July SERNAGEOMIN reported that moderate explosion occurred at 18:07 local time associated with volcano-tectonic earthquake. ... read all
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate levels. read all
SERNAGEOMIN reported that the activity of the volcano continues at moderately high low levels. ... read all
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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