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Santa Maria volcano satellite image (c) Google Earth View
Santa Maria volcano satellite image (c) Google Earth View
Santiaguito volcano
Stratovolcano 3772 m (12,375 ft)
Guatemala, 14.76°N / -91.55°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Santiaguito volcano eruptions:
1902 (catastrophic Plinian eruption of Santa Maria), 1903, 1922-ongoing (Santiaguito dome complex)
Typical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, formation of lava domes
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Volcano news: Santa Maria (Guatemala)

Wed, 6 Sep 2017, 15:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 2 Jun 2017, 17:30
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 9 May 2017, 12:05
During 4-5 May, 10-12 explosions occurred from the lava dome. A strong lahar descended on 6 May, starting from 21:45 local time. The mud flow was 30 m wide and 2.5 m deep, and descended the Cabello de Ángel drainage, a tributary of the Nimá I river drainage on Santa María’s S flank, carrying branches, tree trunks, and blocks up to 2 m in diameter. (INSIVUMEH)
Tue, 4 Apr 2017, 19:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 9 Mar 2017, 20:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Mon, 27 Feb 2017, 20:00
Satellite image of Santiaguito volcano on 27 Feb 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 1 Feb 2017, 13:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sat, 14 Jan 2017, 20:15
Satellite image of Santiaguito volcano on 14 Jan 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]

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