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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 nearbyLatest satellite imagesSentinel hub
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Villarrica volcano news & activity updates:
Villarrica volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED AT 20/1338Z OBS VA DTG: 20/1445Z
Thursday Oct 20, 2016 16:00 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAG01 at 15:53 UTC, 20/10/16 from SABM
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: VILLARRICA 357120
PSN: S3925 W07156
SUMMIT ELEV: 2847M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/005
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEBCAM - GFS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED AT 20/1338Z
OBS VA DTG: 20/1445Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELITE DATA
WINDS: FL090 113/05KT - FL100 113/05KT - FL120 130/05KT - FL140 160/05KT
FCST VA CLD +06HR: 20/2045Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/0245Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0845Z NO VA EXP
RMK:T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. ALTHOUGH A PILOT REPORTED VA CLD OBS
FL120/MOV NNW THERE IS NO INDICATION OF VA IN SATELLITE IMAGERY UNDER
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES. WEB CAM SHOWS WEAK EMISSIONS OF STEAM, GASES AND
LGT VA NEAR SUMMIT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=
Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
The volcano has increased its activity during the past two weeks: glow from the summit has reappeared in early August and become more pronounced lately. ...
Monday, Apr 04, 2016
A small lava lake is active inside the volcano's summit crater. Vigorous degassing produces violent convection and occasional explosions that eject liquid lava spatter outside the inner pit crater. ...
Thursday, Jun 04, 2015
OVDAS-SERNAGEOMIN reported no significant changes at Villarrica during 20-26 May. Seismicity had significantly decreased, although the data continued to indicate small explosions and degassing from the lava lake. ...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Mild activity continues - a small lava lake remains active inside the vent of the inner summit crater producing steaming, small strombolian explosions, and related ash emissions. ...
Friday, Apr 24, 2015
SERNAGEOMIN reported weak strombolian activity during the past days and the presence of a small oscillating lava lake in the summit crater's inner pit. ...
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