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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 news & activity updates:

Villarrica volcano (Central Chile): activity remains unchanged; sporadic explosions continue

Fri, 6 Nov 2020, 11:29
11:29 AM | BY: MARTIN
Black dense ash plume rising from Villcarica volcano yesterday (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Black dense ash plume rising from Villcarica volcano yesterday (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Steam plume with minor ash content from Villarica volcano (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Steam plume with minor ash content from Villarica volcano (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate levels characterized by sporadic explosions.
SERNAGEOMIN recorded at 14:42 local time yesterday a passive emissions of dense black ash generated by the small explosion. Plume of ash rose 328 ft (100 m) above the crater. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the northwest.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería de Chile volcano activity update 6 November 2020
Previous news
Mon, 26 Oct 2020, 06:48
An ash plume with ash deposits from Villarica volcano on 23 October (image: @Sernageomin/twitter)
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate levels characterized by sporadic explosions. ... read all
Wed, 21 Oct 2020, 08:59
A moderate explosion from Villarica volcano yesterday (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
According to SERNAGEOMIN a moderate explosion from the summit crater occurred at 17:22 local time yesterday observed by surveillance cameras. ... read all
 

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