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Volcano news: Santa Maria (Guatemala)
Santa María / Santiaguito volcano (Guatemala) activity update
Sunday Oct 21, 2012 10:05 AM | BY: T
Ash explosion from Santiaguito this morning
There are occasional weak explosions with small ash plumes.
Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012
An explosion occurred at 06:09 h local time and produced a white column of 600 meters height that spread eastward. ... [more]
Monday, Oct 15, 2012
A weak explosion was observed this morning at 06:01 local time. Otherwise, the lava dome has been steaming. The fronts of the lava flows remain weakly active. [more]
Sunday, Oct 14, 2012
Part of the southwest lava flow has collapsed in its east end, while some of the flow remains active. No explosions have occurred recently.
Friday, Oct 12, 2012
No or very few explosions are occurring from the lava dome in recent days. Steaming is seen from the dome, and weak avalanches from the (stagnating) lava flows occur. [more]
Tuesday, Oct 09, 2012
There are still weak avalanches occurring from the lava flow fronts. No explosions were reported since yesterday. [more]
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