Fuego volcano (Guatemala): 6th paroxysm in 2017 ended
mer., 12 juil. 2017, 12:0512:05 PM | AUTEUR : T
The latest paroxysm (the 6th in 2017 so far) ended in the afternoon of 11 July after having lasted 31 hours. During the peak phase, pulsating lava fountaining generated a tall ash plume and fed multiple lava flows that descended the flanks of the volcano.
Tremor amplitude at Fuego volcano during 9-11 July 2017 (image: INSIVUMEH)
mer., 12 juil. 2017, 06:00
Fuego volcano (Guatemala) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 12 July-18 July 2017 (New Activity / Unrest)
INSIVUMEH reported that multiple explosions at Fuego during 13-14 July generated ash plumes that rose as high as 950 m above the crater and drifted 8-10 km NW and W. Incandescent material was ejected 100 m above the crater rim, and caused avalanches of material that traveled down the Ceniza (SSW), Taniluyá (SW), and Trinidad (S) drainages. On 16 July a 30-m-wide, 2-m-deep, hot lahar descended tributaries of the Pantaleón (W) drainage, carrying blocks more than 2 m in diameter, branches, and tree trunks. ... Read all
mar., 11 juil. 2017, 23:00