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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)
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Dominantly explosive, formation of lava domes
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Volcano news: Santa Maria (Guatemala)

Santiaguito Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT

Thursday Jul 04, 2019 20:00 PM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX25 at 19:45 UTC, 04/07/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190704/1944Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANTA MARIA 342030
PSN: N1445 W09133

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12375 FT [3772 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/048

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT

OBS VA DTG: 04/1920Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: NO VA EXP

RMK: VA IS NO LONGER SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Example of a typical small emission from the lava dome. Credit: Conred
Thursday, Jul 04, 2019
The volcano has been fairly calm for the last couple of years, with 10-15 daily explosions. Last week, a new episode of higher activity began with stronger and more frequent (35-40 daily) explosions and more lava extrusion- blocks have been seen rolling off the Caliente dome. ... [more]
Thursday, Jul 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Jul 02, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Jun 29, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Santa Maria volcano and Santiaguito seen from the south (image: CONRED)
Friday, Jun 21, 2019
Activity at the volcano has not changed significantly during the past months. The volcano observatory reported mild degassing, infrequent weak explosions and constant weak to moderate avalanches on the SE flank of the Caliente dome. ... [more]

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