Ubinas volcano (Peru) activity update: Powerful explosive eruption
Sat, 20 Jul 2019, 07:4007:40 AM | BY: MJFLEGEND
Dense ash column seen in a webcam view yesterday morning. Credit: Ingemmet
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Yesterday, intense explosive activity commenced, with significant ashfall and sending plumes around 6km (20,000ft) above the volcano- 12km (40,000ft) above sea level.
Satellite view of the ash cloud drifting over Bolivia.
Seismic activity is very high with around 400 earthquakes per day.
The alert level has been raised to Orange- an exclusion zone of 15km radius is now in force.
Sat, 20 Jul 2019, 04:30