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In Ecuador, the Tungurahua volcano woke up again

July 15, 2013. Tungurahua volcano, located in the national park Sangay in the Ecuadorian Andes (Cordillera Real), on Sunday reiterated itself. The agency "RIA Novosti" with reference to the Latin American media reported the evacuation of at least 200 residents living in the immediate vicinity of the volcano.

Powerful explosion in the crater with a subsequent release of gas and a large rocky material and volcanic ash to a height of about four miles, forced the government of Ecuador declared in two central provinces of the country — Tungurahua and Chimborazo orange alert level.

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Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano rocked by explosions

March 4, 2013. Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano, whose name means "throat of fire", retained increased seismic activity. He "woke up" December 21, 2012. Scientists of Geophysics at the National Polytechnic School have recorded explosions, as well as frequent ash emissions, gas and water vapor from the crater of the volcano.

According to experts in the area Tungurahua, located 140 kilometers to the south of Ecuador's capital Quito, last week reported about 100 weak tremors lasting several minutes. Volcanologists have warned that the explosions in the crater and ash emissions continue in the coming days, and continue to monitor. They are very

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Tungurahua volcano in Ecuador reactivate (photo)

Tungurahua volcano near the town of Guadalupe, Ecuador awoke, his activity, he said the sound comes out of the bowels of the mountain, like a gun shot, November 28.

The authorities have announced a possible evacuation of local residents for security purposes. But the people themselves remain calm, assuring them that they are already used to the antics of the volcano Tungurahua, which sometimes manifests its activity for the past 12 years, occasionally throwing out flames of fire yellow or orange.


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Tungurahua volcano in Ecuador is activated

Ecuadorian authorities urged residents near the Tungurahua volcano to evacuate after a rapid increase in volcanic activity. Geophysical Institute of the National Technology School said the Tungurahua volcano shows signs of activity at about 7:35 am local time on Monday. Roar from the volcano was heard up to 14 kilometers (8.6 miles).

In recent days, significantly increased the activity of the volcano Tungurahua, located 135 km south of the capital of Ecuador, Quito. The authorities are preparing to evacuate people from the nearby to the "fire throat" of settlements.

Tungurahua volcano has entered a phase of the eruption last

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In Ecuador, the Tungurahua volcano erupts

In Ecuador, the greatly increased activity of the volcano Tungurahua, which is the third day in a row of vents spewing molten rock and lava.

According to Reuters, volcanic ash, rising to a height of four kilometers, already asleep about five settlements.

Currently, from the vicinity of the volcano were evacuated about 110 families.

Started on August 19 Tungurahua volcano has caused tremendous damage to cultivated at the foot of the volcano of agriculture from the volcanic ash affected 500 hectares planted with forage grass, 400 acres of potato fields and planting corn and beans in Kero.

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