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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)

Santiaguito Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA HAS DSIPTD.

Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 01:45
01:45 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX24 at 01:36 UTC, 15/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200815/0134Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANTA MARIA 342030
PSN: N1445 W09133

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12375 FT [3772 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/008

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA HAS DSIPTD.

OBS VA DTG: 15/0110Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/0700Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/1300Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/1900Z NO VA EXP

RMK: REMNANT VA FM PREV ADVISORY HAS DSIPTD. NO
FURTHER VA EMS HAVE BEEN OBS IN SAT OR RPTD SINCE
THEN. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
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 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 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 all

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