Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano (Guatemala): strong strombolian activity, lava flow
Mon, 22 Jun 2015, 15:5915:59 PM | BY: T
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).
Strong strombolian explosion at Fuego this morning
Explosions generated strong rumblings and weak shock waves. In addition, locomotive-like degassing sounds lasting several minutes can often be heard.
Sat, 6 Jun 2015, 08:30
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
Fri, 22 May 2015, 06:53
Activity at the volcano has increased during the past days. Strombolian explosions have been small, moderate and large and occurring frequently. Ash plumes rose to 1 km above the crater and incandescent jets 150 m above the crater. read all
Mon, 20 Apr 2015, 10:11
A more intense phase of activity with the effusion of a 2 km long lava flow on the southeastern slope into the Taniluya canyon occurred during 17-18 April. read all
Fri, 13 Mar 2015, 17:48
The number and average size of explosions at the volcano have increased again since Wednesday. INSIVUMEH reported frequent explosions with shock waves and ash plumes of up to 1 km height. No lava flow is currently active. ... read all