Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano (Guatemala) activity update
Friday Oct 05, 2012 10:05 AM | DOOR: T
Since yesterday, INSIVUMEN counted 21 explosions (16 weak and 5 moderate) with ash clouds reaching 600 - 900 meters above the crater and drifting 10 kilometers to the W and NW.
The explosions were accompanied by rumbling sounds and shock waves that rattled doors and windows in houses near the volcano. Incandescent material was seen ejected to 75-150 m above the crater and falling back triggered avalanches towards Taniluya and Ash canyons. Weak incandescence was observed at the central crater during the night.
Thursday, Oct 04, 2012
20 explosions were observed during 3-4 Oct, including 6 moderate ones with ash plumes up to 1.2 km height drifting W and SW. Light ash fall occurred in the Sangre de Cristo area, Panimaché and Morelia. ... [meer...]
Wednesday, Oct 03, 2012
15 weak to moderate explosions with ash plumes to heights of 600 to 1000 above the crater and incandescent pulses reaching 200 m height were observed. Rumblings were heard and shock waves felt in up to 15 km distance. [meer...]
Tuesday, Oct 02, 2012
9 explosions occurred between 1-2 Oct with ash plumes of 700-1100 m height. Incandescent material was seen ejected to 200 m above the crater, generating avalanches up to 500 m long in the direction of the Santa Teresa valley. [meer...]
Monday, Oct 01, 2012
14 explosions occurred since yesterday, including 5 moderate with ash plumes rising 500-1000 m. During 8 explosions, incandescent material was thrown to 200 m height and falling back triggered incandescent avalanches travelling down for 700 m. Light ash fall occurred in the areas of the observatory, Morelia and Santa Sofia. ... [meer...]
Fuego vulkaan (Guatemala) activiteit update: zwakke tot matige explosies, uitwerpen van gloeiend voorwerp
Sunday, Sep 30, 2012
Er zijn 16 explosies tussen 28-29 september met 10 matig sterken met as pluimen stijgende 6-900 meter boven de krater. Glowinb bommen werden gezien tot 200 m hoogte en het genereren van lawines rond de krater. Fine as daling werd opgetekend bij de sterrenwacht, in Morelia en Santa Sophia en Sangre de Christo. Gerommel en schokgolven van de explosies zou kunnen zijn hoofd en voelde in tot 15 km afstand. [meer...]