Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours
8-16 May 2021: From Stromboli to Etna - Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
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)
Santiaguito webcams / live data | Reports
Books
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
Last earthquakes nearby
Santiaguito volcano tours
Volcanoes in the land of the Maya (15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)

Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Volcano news: Santa Maria (Guatemala)

Fri, 13 Dec 2019, 15:30
Sun, 8 Dec 2019, 19:00
Sun, 8 Dec 2019, 12:00
Tue, 3 Dec 2019, 00:53
INSIVUMEH report 15 weak explosions occurring in the past 24 hours from Santiaguito lava dome complex, with plumes reaching heights of 3300 meters above sea level (10825 feet) that disperse to the southwest. Ash fall occurred within the perimeter and weak-moderate avalanches were generated on the south and southeast flank.
Thu, 28 Nov 2019, 08:11
Santiaguito volcano with Santa Maria in the background (image: INSIVUMEH)
INSIVUMEH recorded 1-3 explosions per hour detected at Santa María's Santiaguito lava-dome complex during 20-26 November. Read more... read all
Sun, 13 Oct 2019, 13:15
Tue, 8 Oct 2019, 07:31
Santiaguito volcano with Santa Maria in the background (image: INSIVUMEH)
INSIVUMEH observed 1 to 3 explosions per hour with weak avalanches on the southern flank. Volcanic ash is dispersed in a southwest direction. Read more... read all
Sat, 14 Sep 2019, 13:00
Tue, 10 Sep 2019, 14:15
Tue, 27 Aug 2019, 15:00
Show more

More on VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.