“Conguillio National Park, 700km south of the capital Santiago, is home to scenic Llaima volcano, which towers to 3215 metres. It started erupting yesterday, when another 150 tourists were whisked out safely.” — Sydney Morning Herald.
The red dot in the map below is where M is at the moment — looks unlikely by the way that the Antarctic trip is happening.
The volcano is quite a long way north of this. Chile is an extraordinarily long country!