Chile Puyehue volcano eruption

Puyehue volcano eruption, Chile: gas column of 10 km and over 10 earthquakes. 3,500 people were evacuated

Chilean volcano erupting Puyehue came in Saturday for the first time in the last half century, and the authorities decided to evacuate about 3,500 residents in the area as a precaution.

National Service of Geology (Sernageomin) announced that Chile's entry into the eruption of the volcano has caused "an explosion that led to the formation of a gas column with a height of about 10 km.

Chilean government ordered the evacuation Saturday afternoon about 3,500 people in 20 villages near the volcano at 870 km south of Santiago and near the border with Argentina.

In the area were felt more than ten strong earthquakes, of magnitude 4, and other less penetrating about 100.

National Emergency Office (Onemi) announced that at 15.15 local time (22.15, GMT), "Service level volcanic geology alert was raised to 6 (on a scale with eight gradations), corresponding to a moderate rash .

In Argentina, Bariloche city airport, tourist attraction located 100 kilometers east of Puyehue, was closed due to the cloud of ash released into the atmosphere by the volcano.

Puyehue volcano with an altitude of 2,240 feet, erupted last in 1960, after a magnitude 9.5 earthquake, resulting in 5,700 deaths in Chile.

Share this Page with your friends !

View Larger Map

blog comments powered by Disqus Enjoy ! Enjoy !

Tags: volcano eruption june 2011, 5 june, 4 june, recent volcano eruption, new volcano eruption, earthquake. a new eruption in chile, chile volcano, gas, traffic, evacuation, map location, view locate on globe, earth, world map view volcano where is located

Update !

New Video from volcano eruption from chile . 


Welcome to

Chile: New Volcano Eruption 

Warning Cell Phones !

New! Skoda Fabia RS 2000

New! Audi R8 Spyder GT

Windows 8 Presentation

Choose a Phone 

E Coli High Alert !!

Endeavour landed without ....

How do you die?

BMW M3 by Vorteiner

Audi A1 SportClub Cabrio

VW Beetle Convertible

Cell Phones Cause Cancer

Nokia E6 and X7 Available

Ash eruption in RUSSIA

Enjoy and Good Luck !

Visit Websites Partners :

Released (Games News)

Pluto News (news site)

Videospotted (gaming site)

Your website here, check contact