In southern Peru began erupting volcano

July 19, 2013. The Province of Arequipa in southern Peru announced the introduction of a state of emergency in seven regions in connection with the activity of the volcano Sabankaya.

Emergency mode, injected for 60 days, residents of areas affected Huambo, Cabanaconde, Larry Mac, Madrigal, Tapai and Choco. According to experts of the local Institute of Geology, Mining and Metallurgy, within a radius of 20-30 kilometers from the volcano registers up to 300 aftershocks of magnitude 3 to 5.7, reports "Interfax".

Peru is located in a seismic zone — the so-called Pacific volcanic ring of fire. There is a lot of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

Source: DNI.RU

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