Powerful explosive eruption at Ubinas volcano in Peru.
Ash plumes rising around 6km (20,000ft) above the volcano – 12km (40,000ft) above sea level.
Seismic activity is very high: Around 400 earthquakes per day.
Ashfall was reported in the villages across the region – in the towns of Ubinas, Escacha, Anascapa, Matalaque, San Miguel, Huarina and Tonohaya.
Ubinas is Peru’s most active volcano.
See video here:
Thanks to Bill Sellers for these links