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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: NO ERUPTION

Monday Sep 09, 2019 22:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Villarrica volcano on  9 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Villarrica volcano on 9 Sep 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG02 at 22:18 UTC, 09/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190909/2220Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: VILLARRICA 357120
PSN: S3925 W07155

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 9340 FT [2847 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/003

INFO SOURCE: GEOPHYSICAL INST. GOES-E.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: NO ERUPTION

OBS VA DTG: 09/2150Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0400Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1000Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1600Z NO VA EXP

RMK: AN OVDAS REPORT INDICATES THAT THE LEVEL OF
ALERT HAS BEEN INCREASED FM YELLOW TO ORANGE
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Friday, Jan 04, 2019
Strrombolian explosions / small lava fountains observed yesterday at Villarrica volcano (images: POVI)
Werner Keller from POVI reported yesterday that the volcano has resumed its strombolian activity following a pause of 5 weeks. ... read all

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