In Chile, the volcano became more active Kopaue

May 25, 2013. In view of recent changes in the behavior of the Chilean volcano Kopaue code can be endangered if the mountain settlements was raised to "orange." Back in mid-May of the current crater appeared the first portion of gas and ash. Their emissions do not stop till now, and even increase, having spread to 100 km in the south-east.

Also on the volcano were recorded two mini-earthquakes caused by the movement of internal liquid substances in the crater. The first had a magnitude of 2.9 points, its epicenter is located about 6 km east of the main

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Chilean volcano Kopaue scared 3000 people

May 28, 2013. The authorities of Chile and Argentina were evacuated about 3 million people living in the vicinity of the volcano Kopaue. In the vicinity of canceled classes in schools and children's activities.

The eruption of giant height of 2997 meters can begin at any time. Kopaue volcano is near the border with the Argentine province of Neuquen. Experts tracking the activity of the volcano, reported that the eruption may begin at any time, the Minister of the Interior of Chile Andres Chadwick.

In the case of a volcanic eruption effects can be felt within a radius of

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Chile and Argentina announced concern over the volcano Kopaue

Government of Chile and Argentina announced on Saturday the alarm on the nearby volcano of Kopaue territories in connection with the start of the eruption, according to local media.

The volcano is located in the south of Chile, on the border with the Argentine province of Neuquen. On Saturday morning Kopaue start throwing out your vents gas and ash clouds that have reached a height of 1.5 kilometers. Sensors recorded a sharp increase in seismic activity in the area of the volcano.

While the authorities are called low level eruption, but decided to take preventive measures, although an evacuation of

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Evacuation is being prepared in Chile in connection with a possible volcanic eruption

Authorities Chilean region of Bio Bio took the decision to start on Sunday in place a contingency plan for the evacuation of people from several villages in the area of the volcano Kopaue if its activity will increase, according to Mexican media.

The volcano is located on the border of Chile and the Argentine province of Neuquen. On the morning of last Saturday Kopaue start throwing out their mouths clouds of gas and ash reached a height of 1.5 kilometers. Sensors recorded a sharp increase in seismic activity in the area Kopaue.

Decision on readiness to evacuate was taken by

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Chile declared code red danger

The highest "red" Danger code was published in the Chilean region of Biobio because of possible eruption Kopaue. From the crater began to actively raise gases, ash and smoke to a height of 1.5 km, which means that the approach of the time of the eruption. While the evacuation order had been made, because next to a volcano no large settlements. But the main roads leading from the volcano, temporarily closed to normal traffic to them in case of evacuation could easily take advantage of.

But still, can threaten a small village with a population of 500 people,

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