Ubinas Volcano erupts in Peru

Peru: Ubinas Volcano erupts
Peru: Ubinas Volcano erupts

Ubinas Volcano, Peru (CNN) — Check this out, a huge volcanic eruption in Peru is sending a giant plume of smoke and ash high into the sky.

This is the Ubinas Volcano, high in the Andes Mountains of Southern Peru.

It’s long been an active volcano — with major eruptions as recently as 2006.

Authorities have advised Peruvians living near the mountain to plan for emergency evacuations should the situation get worse.

Video from the Peru Mining and Metallurgical Geological Institute

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