Eruption of the Copahue volcano

Eruption of the Copahue volcano

23 December 2012 06:00 UTC

Eruption of the Copahue volcano
Eruption of the Copahue volcano

The Copahue volcano, on the border between Chile and Argentina, erupted on 22 December, around 13:30 UTC.

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22 October 2020

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23 December 2012

The short-lived eruption produced a fairly extensive SO2 cloud that drifted over the South Atlantic (reddish colours).

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