Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

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Fuego volcano (Guatemala): strong strombolian activity, lava flow

Mon, 22 Jun 2015, 15:59
15:59 PM | BY: T
Strong strombolian explosion at Fuego this morning
Strong strombolian explosion at Fuego this morning
Activity has been relatively intense. Strombolian-type explosions with abundant incandescent bombs up to 200 m and ash plumes rising 1000 m have been frequent. A lava flow of 200 m length is active in the direction of the Santa Teresa drainage (WSW side).
Explosions generated strong rumblings and weak shock waves. In addition, locomotive-like degassing sounds lasting several minutes can often be heard.

Previous news

Sat, 6 Jun 2015, 08:30
View of Fuego volcano this morning with bright glow from the lava flows
Another strong eruptive phase with the effusion of lava flows and elevated explosive activity has been occurring at the volcano since yesterday. Read all
Tue, 2 Jun 2015, 16:23
Activity remains relatively intense, with frequent strombolian-type explosions ranging from small to strong, according to the volcano observatory. Incandescent material is ejected up to 150 m above the crater and ash plumes rise up to 1 km. Read all
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