Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano (Guatemala): summit eruptions continue

Mon, 26 Apr 2021, 19:56
19:56 PM | BY: MARTIN
Glowing summit crater of Fuego volcano captured by satellite on 26 April (image: Sentinel 2)
Glowing summit crater of Fuego volcano captured by satellite on 26 April (image: Sentinel 2)
The explosive eruption of the volcano continues.
Moderate-to-strong explosions continue to erupt at regular intervals of 9 to 12 per hour.
Near-frequent ash emissions reached up to approximately 16,000 ft (4,900 m) altitude and extended about 15-20 km to the southwest of the volcano.
A satellite image from 24 July confirms elevated surface temperatures in the summit crater that suggests a flux of magma within the edifice.
Source: Instituto Nacional de Sismología, Vulcanología, Meteorología e Hidrología volcano activity update 26 April 2021

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