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Fuego volcano (Guatemala) activity update

Sun, 3 Nov 2013, 09:44
09:44 AM | BY: T
Current seismic signal from Fuego volcano (FG3 station, INSIVUMEH)
Current seismic signal from Fuego volcano (FG3 station, INSIVUMEH)
Weak to moderate strombolian activity at the summit craters continues with little changes. Ash plumes rose to up to 500 m above the crater and drifted about 10 km in westerly directions, where light ash falls occurred in San Pedro Yepocapa and the villages of Sangre de Cristo, Morelia, Panimaché. The stronger explosions produce often loud rumblings and incandescent avalanches on the upper slopes.

Previous news

Wed, 30 Oct 2013, 06:00
INSIVUMEH reported that on 4 November, there was an increase in moderate and strong explosions generating plumes of ash up to 4,500 m a.s.l. The plume extended 10 km and drifted S and SW. Rumbling sounds were strong enough to shake zinc roofs and windows in the towns of Panimaché, Morelia, and Panimaché II. ... Read all
Tue, 22 Oct 2013, 06:14
A trend of increasing explosive activity is visible over the past days. INSIVUMEH reports weak to moderate explosions with ash plumes rising up to 800 m above the crater and producing a plume drifting 10 km to the west and northwest. Read all
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