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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)

Mon, 21 Sep 2020, 07:37
Pyroclastic flow and phoenix cloud from Santiaguito volcano on 15 September (image: INSIVUMEH)
The activity of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged at elevated levels during the previous months characterized by pyroclastic flows and new period of extrusion of the dome blocks. Read more... read all
Sun, 23 Aug 2020, 18:10
Incandescent avalanches from Santiaguito volcano on 20 August (image: INSIVUMEH)
INSIVUMEH reported that incandescence avalanches continue to be observed in the Caliente dome and caused avalanches of material in S-SE-SW direction that reached the base of the dome. Read more... read all
Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 01:45
Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 14:15
Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 08:53
Pyroclastic flow from Santiaguito volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
The activity of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged at elevated levels during the past weeks. Read more... read all
Thu, 16 Jul 2020, 09:09
Pyroclastic flow from Santiaguito volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
The activity of the volcano continues at elevated levels during the past two months. Read more... read all
Tue, 30 Jun 2020, 09:41
The sequence of webcam screenshots of pyroclastic flow from Santiaguito volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
On 29 June at 14:22 local time INSIVUMEH recorded pyroclastic flow that traveled over the west flank of the Caliente dome, as can be seen in the webcam screenshots. Read more... read all
Thu, 25 Jun 2020, 17:00
Mon, 15 Jun 2020, 08:10
Explosion from Santiaguito volcano yesterday (image: @insivumehgt/twitter)
INSIVUMEH recorded a white fumarole in Caliente dome that rose 9,842 ft (3,000 m) above the summit. Read more... read all
Mon, 11 May 2020, 01:49
Explosion from Santiaguito volcano (image: @Paul_A_Wallace/twitter)
INSIVUMEH recorded a white fumarole in Caliente dome that rose 9,842 ft (3,000 m) above the summit. Read more... read all

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