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Ubinas volcano
Stratovolcano 5672 m (18,609 ft)
Peru, -16.36°S / -70.9°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Ubinas volcano eruptions:
2014-16, 2009-2010, 2006-08, 1969, 1956, 1951, 1937, 1907, 1906, 1869, 1867, 1865, 1862, 1830, 1826(?), 1784, 1677, 1662, 1600, 1550 ± 50y
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News from Ubinas volcano:

Ubinas volcano (Peru): strong explosion yesterday

Wed, 4 Jun 2014, 07:58
07:58 AM | BY: T
Explosion at Ubinas volcano yesterday
Explosion at Ubinas volcano yesterday
A relatively strong explosion occurred yesterday morning at the volcano, followed by ongoing ash emissions. Overall, the activity at the volcano has been showing again an increasing trend.
The ash plume was approx. 3 km high and rose to 10 km altitude, then drifted east:

Local media reported that people in the villages of Yunga, Lloque and Chojata, all located east of the volcano, needed to wear dusk masks.
Previous news
Thu, 29 May 2014, 10:49
Ash explosion at Ubinas volcano this morning
Activity continues to show an overall decreasing trend. A small explosion occurred this morning at the volcano, producing a dark ash plume that rose several hundred meters. ... read all
Tue, 27 May 2014, 15:30
Steam and ash plume from Ubinas today
Steam and weak ash emissions continue at the volcano, but have decreased over the past days along with weaker seismic activity. ... read all
Sun, 18 May 2014, 08:06
Ash emission from Ubinas last evening
Ash emissions have become near continuous and produce a plume extending approx 100 km to the NE of the volcano. Seismic activity is elevated. ... read all
Mon, 12 May 2014, 11:05
Seismic activity at Ubinas during the past weeks (IGP)
Activity has again increased a bit during the past days. Along with more frequent hybrid earthquakes indicating rising magma, the number of small to moderate ash emissions has increased again. read all
Fri, 9 May 2014, 08:43
Current seismic activity at Ubinas (UB1 station, IGP)
The current eruptive phase might be approaching an end. Since the second half of April, visual and seismic activity at the volcano have been decreasing. Explosions and ash emissions have almost ceased, although there are still some occasional bursts. ... read all

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