Tungurahua volcano increased activity in recent days

Despite staying in “low levels for almost two months,” the Tungurahua volcano registered yesterday an increase in its activity, according to the Geophysical Institute (IG for its Spanish acronym) of the National Polytechnic School. The Colossus experienced “a...
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Tungurahua Volcano Explosion Causes Gravel to Fall in a Vicinity Population

A strong explosion today in the Tungurahua volcano brought down gravel in the town of Pillate, said the Geophysical Institute (GI) of the National Polytechnic School. The explosion, which was heard as a “cannon ball shot”, occurred at 8:02 local time and was...