Mysterious 656-foot crater in Chile is now rising, scientists shocked, people fear | scientists in shock no information how it formed mysterious 656 feet sinkhole opens up in chile
The most alarming thing is that the size of this crater is constantly increasing. At the same time, this mysterious phenomenon has raised the curiosity of geologists around the world. The Chilean government has started an investigation.
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from Chile (Chile) A mysterious and shocking news has come to light. A large crater suddenly erupted on Saturday in the community of Tierra Amarilla in the Atacama region (sink hole) created. Seeing which people are annoyed and disturbed. of geologists (Geologist) estimated that the crater is 656 feet long and 82 feet wide. The most alarming thing is that the size of this crater is constantly increasing. At the same time, this mysterious phenomenon has raised the curiosity of geologists around the world. The Chilean government has started an investigation.
The area on which this crater is built is about 650 km from the capital of Chile. This is the mine area. Regarding this mysterious phenomenon, the National Service of Geology and Mining says that there is a large amount of water where the pit is. Experts are investigating. However, the relief is that no one was harmed by the pothole. However, the administration has evacuated the area as a precautionary measure.
David Montenegro, director of the National Service of Geology and Mining, said in a statement that a team of experts has been sent to the area after receiving information. He said that although the investigation did not find any material inside the pit, water was present in full quantity. There is currently no concrete information on how the pit was formed, but people are linking it to mining. The crater is still growing, local officials said. However, the nearest house was 600 meters away from where the crater formed, with no damage confirmed so far.
However, the government is investigating the structure of the pit. The Alcaparosa mine is operated by Canadian firm Lundin Mining, where the mysterious crater was formed. Security has also been increased around the hole in the municipality of Tierra Amarilla. The company said in a statement that no personnel, equipment or infrastructure was damaged in the pothole incident.