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Tue, 27 Oct 2020, 08:27
One of the series of explosions on 25 and 26 October with glowing lava bombs at Fuego volcano (image: @DavidHe11952876útwitter)
Explosive eruption of the volcano continues characterized by near-continuous strombolian-type explosions producing frequent ash emissions from the summit vent at regular intervals of 5 to 7 per hour. Plume of ash rose to an altitude of 4,700 ft (15,420 m) and drifted S-SW. ... read all
 

Volcanoes of Guatemala

Acatenango
(Stratovolcano)
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Agua
(Stratovolcano)
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Almolonga
(Stratovolcano)
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Atitlán
(Stratovolcano)
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Ayarza
(Caldera(s))
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Barahona
(Caldera(s))
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Cerro Alutate
(Stratovolcano)
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Cerro Ananopa
(Volcanic field)
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Cerro Redondo
(Shield(s))
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Cerro Santiago
(Volcanic field)
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Chiquimula Volcanic Field
(Cinder cones)
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Cuilapa-Barbarena
(Volcanic field)
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Cuxliquel
(Lava dome(s))
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Fuego
(Stratovolcano)
An ash eruption from Fuego volcano seen from the distance
Fuego, one of Central America's most active volcanoes, is one of three large stratovolcanoes overlooking Guatemala's former capital, Antigua. It typically has strombolian activity and sometimes phases of intense lava fountaining, producing tall ash plumes and dangerous pyroclasti... [more]
Guistepeque Volcanic Field
(Pyroclastic cone(s))
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Ipala
(Stratovolcano)
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Ixhuatan
(Complex)
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Ixtepeque
(Lava domes)
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Jumay Volcanic Field
(Stratovolcano)
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Jumaytepeque
(Stratovolcano)
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Moyuta
(Stratovolcano)
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Pacaya
(Complex volcano)
Pacaya volcano near Guatemala City is one of Guatemala's most active volcanoes, and its frequent eruptions are often visible from Guatemala City. Typical activity in recent years includes strombolian activity, lava flow emission and intermittend violent phases of lava fountaining... [more]
Piedra Grande
(Stratovolcano(es))
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Pueblo Nuevo Viñas
(Stratovolcano)
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Quezaltepeque
(Volcanic field)
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San Pedro
(Stratovolcano)
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Santiaguito
(Stratovolcano)
Santiaguito is the name of the dome complex that grew inside the collapse scar left by the catastrophic eruption and partial collapse of Santa María stratovolcano in 1902. Its currently active dome is called Caliente (the "hot one").
Symmetrical, forest-covered Santa María ... [more]
Santo Tomas
(Stratovolcano(es))
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Siete Orejas
(Stratovolcano)
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Suchitán
(Stratovolcanoes)
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Tacana
(stratovolcano)
Tacaná volcano on the Mexican-Guatemalan border is a symmetrical stratovolcano rising 1800 m above its base and forms the NW end of the Central American Volcanic Belt.
Tacana consists of overlapping volcanic edifices, reflecting a migration of vents from the NE to the SW o... [more]
Tahual
(Stratovolcano)
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Tajumulco
(Stratovolcano)
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Tecuamburro
(Stratovolcano)
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Tolimán
(Stratovolcano)
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Geodynamic setting of Central Americal and active volcanoes
Geodynamic setting of Central Americal and active volcanoes
 

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