Volcano erupts in Chile: 3500 people will be evacuated

In Chile, the eruption of the volcano Puyeue evacuated several thousand people.

The volcano, located about 900 kilometers south of Santiago, "woke up" for the first time since 1960 and threw a cloud of ash to a height of 10 kilometers.

Ashes buried in the streets of the nearby Argentine resort city of San Carlos de Bariloche.

3500 the Chilean government is preparing to evacuate due to the eruption of the volcano Puyeue the south. Information was confirmed by Director of accidents south region of the country Jaime Valdenegro.

According to Interior Minister Rodrigo Inspetera, such steps

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Volcanic chaos spreads — the sky turned over Argentina in the night

The volcano erupted in the south-central Chile on Saturday, a cloud of ash more than 6 miles in the sky induces the government to evacuate several thousand residents, authorities said. Winds fanned the ash toward neighboring Argentina, darkening the sky in the ski resort town of San Carlos de Bariloche, the official added that the airports in the city were closed. Eruption in the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcanic chain, about 575 miles south of Santiago, the capital, also prompted Chilean authorities to close the heavily crossed border in Argentina. It was not immediately clear what the network four volcanoes, erupted

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Eruption: changes in the world are gaining momentum?

June 5, 2011 — SANTIAGO, Chile — One of the volcanoes in southern Chile erupted violently Saturday, smoke and ash high into the sky, and more than 3,500 people living nearby were evacuated. There were no reports of casualties. Authorities initially said the Puyehue volcano was involved, but later said that the eruption occurred about 2 1/2 miles (4 km) from the peak. Gap of more than six miles (10 km) long and 3 miles (5 km) across was torn in the earth's crust, officials said Saturday night. Authorities put the area on alert Saturday morning after a series of

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Chile volcano eruption

Chile volcano eruption, after several earthquakes. Volcanic ash covering several villages in a few hours, the airport closed and residents advised not to leave their homes. Bariloche (Argentina) most affected by waking up the volcano, which is located 45 kilometers from the suburbs.Comment from the editorial:

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6.4-magnitude earthquake occurred in Chile

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred on Wednesday in the west coast of Chile, according to a statement on the website of U.S. Geological Service (USGS).

The epicenter of tremors recorded in 08.55 local time (16.55 MSK), located at 96 km south-west of the city of Concepcion. The earthquake lies at a depth of 15.1 kilometers.

Data on casualties or damage were reported.

Chile is characterized by high seismic activity. In February 2010, 115 kilometers north of the located in the central part of the country the city of Concepción earthquake with magnitude of 8.8. It triggered tsunami wave

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An explosion at a mine in Chile

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1.03.11.Odin miner was killed and another one is under the rubble in an explosion at a mine in Chile. The incident occurred in the region of Antofagasta in the north at the mine Jose Antonio Moreno, 70 kilometers from the city of Taltal. At the site of the accident rescue underway. Cause of the explosion set.

 

Recall that in the past year, 33 miners were trapped in the Chilean mine, San Jose. During the 70 days the miners were at a depth of about 700 meters. Thanks to the successful actions of the rescuers

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In Chile Earthquake

In Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7. Information on casualties or damage were reported. As reported on Monday at the Institute of Geophysics of the University of Chile, the epicenter of the quake was located 130 kilometers from the village of quivers on the border with Bolivia, the focus lies at a depth of 285 kilometers. Fluctuations in the Earth's crust were felt in several cities. Chile is still recovering from the effects of the incident on February 27 last year, 8.8-magnitude earthquake, followed by tsunami. According to the latest reports, the victims were rampant element 524, another 31

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4.4 earthquake occurred in Chile

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BUENOS AIRES, Feb 3 — RIA Novosti, Alexander Solovsky. Earthquake of magnitude 4.4 occurred on Thursday in Chile in 1470 kilometers north of the capital, Santiago, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake was recorded at 12.59 to UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 15.59 MSK). The epicenter was located 120 kilometers east of the city of Iquique. Its center lies at a depth of 92.1 kilometers.

Information on casualties or damage were reported.

In late February of last year in Chile as a result of the earthquake and ensuing tsunami killed more than 500 people.

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In Chile, an earthquake measuring 4.9 magnitude

In the northern part of the Chilean State earthquake with magnitude 4.9.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, an earthquake was recorded at 4.25 Moscow time. Its epicenter was located in 1350 kilometers from the capital Santiago and 127 kilometers north of Calama.

The earthquake lies at a depth of 102 kilometers, information about victims or damage were reported.

Chile is in the area of so-called Pacific "Ring of Fire", where 90% of all earthquakes in the world. Band of volcanoes and tectonic faults longer than 40 thousand kilometers encircles the Pacific Ocean.

The last strong

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4.9-magnitude earthquake occurred in Chile

4.9 magnitude earthquake recorded in northern Chile of 1.35 thousand kilometers from the capital Santiago, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Tremor was registered at 04.25 MSK Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 127 kilometers north of Calama. Its center lies at a depth of 102 kilometers.

Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Chile is characterized by high seismic activity. In late February of last year in the South American country in the 8.8-magnitude earthquake and ensuing tsunami killed more than 500 people.

Pacific through Chile is a "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and

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