VIDEO: This timelapse of the Chilean volcano erupting is strangely beautiful

A dramatic timelapse video of the volcano in Chile that erupted yesterday has been uploaded to YouTube.

VIDEO: This timelapse of the Chilean volcano erupting is strangely beautiful

Filmmaker Rodrigo Barrera recorded the stream of ashy clouds erupting from the Calbuco volcano in the southern half of the country

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Three were fears that the dust could contaminate water, cause respiratory illnesses and ground more flights with officials warning of a third eruption.

The 6,500ft Calbuco last erupted in 1972 and is considered one of the top three most potentially dangerous among Chile's 90 active volcanoes.

READ MORE: PHOTOS: Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts for the first time in more than 42 years

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