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Antuco (volcano)

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Location  Chile
Volcanic arc/belt  South Volcanic Zone
Last eruption  1869
Mountain range  Andes
Mountain type  Stratovolcano
Elevation  2,979 m
First ascent  1829
Parent range  Andes
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Similar  Sierra Velluda, Descabezado Grande, Callaqui, Tupungatito, Lonquimay

Antuco Volcano is a stratovolcano located in the Bío Bío Region of Chile, near Sierra Velluda and on the shore of Laguna del Laja.


Map of Antuco, Biob%C3%ADo, Chile

24th-30th April, 2013

In April 2013, there were reported signs of activity sighted by nearby inhabitants - a pilot even reported ash spewing from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, investigated and determined that only trace gasses and steam had emerged from Antuco.

In literature

  • The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin
  • Les Enfants du capitaine Grant by Jules Verne
  • References

    Antuco (volcano) Wikipedia