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Volcán Villarrica

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Late afternoon view from Pucón to the 2860 m high stratovolcano Villarrica, known as Rucapillán in the Mapuche language. This basaltic-andesitic volcano typically displays strombolian eruptions, often accompanied by lahars which evolve due to the melting of snow and ice. The fume rising from the summit crater emerges from a lava lake.

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on Friday 23 February 2024 by Martin Mergili
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