Volcano news: Santa Maria (Guatemala)
Sun, 30 Sep 2012, 07:02
Thu, 27 Sep 2012, 08:44
Tue, 25 Sep 2012, 10:05
Small avalanches from the southern side of the dome and few weak explosions ejecting ash clouds to 200-300 m height occurred during the past 24 hours.
Sun, 23 Sep 2012, 10:05
Small explosions with fine ash columns rising to between 300 and 400 meters above the crater, moving southwest. Degassing steam plumes of 100-150 m height, small avalanches on the southern slope of the dome.
Sat, 22 Sep 2012, 07:39
Santa María / Santiaguito volcano (Guatemala) activity update: steaming, small incandescent lava avalanches
Thu, 20 Sep 2012, 10:05
No explosions were reported from Santiaguito during the past days. The observatory reports a steam plume rising 400m and small incandescent avalanches from the lava dome's lava flows on the NE and SE flanks.
Santa Maria / Santiaguito volcano (Guatemala) activity update: few explosions, small pyroclastic flows
Mon, 17 Sep 2012, 10:05
In the Cone crater sustained Hot white plume 400 meters high. There have been few explosions with gray ash columns to 700 meters above the crater, moving west, northwest, over the region of the village of El Rosario and San Marcos, Palajunoj. It is observed that the lava flows are active with avalanches and small pyroclastic flows blocks in front of them. (INSIVUMEH)
Sun, 16 Sep 2012, 10:05
Few explosions ejecting ash columns 500 feet high, spreading west, northwest, over the region of the village of El Rosario and San Marcos, Palajunoj. Constant activity in the 4 active lava flows, generating avalanches of blocks deposited within the river banks Nima Nima I and II. (INSIVUMEH)
Sat, 15 Sep 2012, 10:05
Thu, 13 Sep 2012, 10:05
A moderate explosion occurred yesterday at 05:38 and produced a gray ash plume of 700 m height and drifting 3 km SW, where light ash fall occurred (Parcelamiento Monte Claro). Weak rumblings and a steam plume are noted from the lava dome.