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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake registered near Calama, Chile

28 марта 2015 No comments

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake registered near Calama, Chile A strong earthquake with recorded magnitude of 6.0 (USGS) was registered near Calama, Chile at 16:36 UTC on March 28, 2015. USGS is reporting depth of 109.3 km (67.9 miles). CSN Chile is reporting M5.8 at a depth of 111.7 km (69.4 miles).Epicenter was located 40 km (25... Read more...

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Strong eruption of Colima volcano accompanied by pyroclastic flows, Mexico

28 марта 2015 No comments

Mexico's Colima volcano is still very active with an average of 10 — 15 low to moderate explosions per day. An eruption which occurred at 15:17 UTC on March 27 (08:17 local time) generated ash plume which reached an estimated height of about 3 — 4 km and produced... Read more...

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Atacama Desert flooded after 7 years of rain fell in just 12 hours

28 марта 2015 No comments

At least 10 people have been killed by catastrophic floods in northern regions of Chile after thunderstorms brought the equivalent of 7 years of rain in just 12 hours on March 26. Search and rescue operations are still in progress and authorities fear the number of casu... Read more...

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