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Villarrica volcano
Stratovolcano 2847 m / 9,340 ft
Central Chile, -39.42°S / -71.93°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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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
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Villarrica volcano tours
Magic 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: ISOLATED PUFF EMISSION

Friday Sep 25, 2020 19:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG02 at 19:06 UTC, 25/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200925/1910Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: VILLARRICA 357120
PSN: S3925 W07155

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 9340 FT [2847 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/010

INFO SOURCE: VOLCANO OBS. GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: ISOLATED PUFF EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 25/1830Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA
WIND FL100 340/05KT - FL140 355/15KT - FL180
355/20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0030Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/0630Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/1230Z NO VA EXP

RMK: AN OVDAS REPORT HAS INFORMED THE OCCURRENCE
OF AN ISOLATED PUFF EMISSION OF VA AND GASES. VA
NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STLT IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR
SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWED THE ISOLATED EMISSION AT
17Z, TL FL110, DISSIPATING RAPIDLY. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Friday, Sep 04, 2020
Gas-steam plume from Villarrica volcano (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
SERNAGEOMIN reported that the activity of the volcano continues with constant gas-steam plume emissions and constant incandescence visible from crater. read all
Saturday, Aug 08, 2020
Ash deposits generated by explosion from Villarrica volcano (image: @volcanologiachl/twitter)
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate levels. ... read all
 

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