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Complex volcano 2552 m (8,373 ft)
Guatemala, 14.38°N / -90.6°W
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Typical eruption style:
Licht explosief en uitbundig (Stromboli activiteit, lava fountaining, lavastromen van de top krater). Bij continu actief de minste gedurende de afgelopen eeuwen.
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Volcano news: Pacaya (Guatemala)
Pacaya volcano (Guatemala) activity update
Saturday Nov 30, 2013 08:16 AM | DOOR: T
INSIVUMEH reports continuing weak strombolian activity. Small ash plumes at altitudes of 2.5-2.7 km drift up to approx. 10 km mainly to the SE.
Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013
Strombolian activity continues, but has been weak over the past days.
Sunday, Nov 24, 2013
INSIVUMEH reports ongoing, but relatively weak strombolian activity.
Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013
INSIVUMEH reports ongoing mild to moderate strombolian activity with ejections of lava to up to 75 meters. Intervals between bursts are 20 seconds to one minute.
Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013
Strombolian activity from the Mackenney crater continued during the past days with fluctuating intensity. Ejections of bombs reached about 50 m above the crater yesterday, INSIVUMEH reports.
Sunday, Nov 03, 2013
Mild to moderate strombolian activity with ejections of incandescent lava to heights of 50-100 m above the Mackenney crater continues.
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