Melimoyu Volcano | John Seach

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Chile

44.08 S, 72.88 W
summit elevation 2400 m
Stratovolcano

Melimoyu volcano is located in southern Chile, 135 km south of Chaiten. The volcano contains an 8 km wide ice-filled caldera, and a 1 km wide summit crater.

Two explosive eruptions have been identified at Melimoyu volcano from tephra layers.

Melimoyu Volcano Eruptions

200 AD ± 75, 820 BC ± 100