Guatemala Fuego Eruption Is Over: Officials
Guatemala City, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News, app - 14th Oct, 2018 ) :The eruption of Guatemala's Fuego volcano ended Saturday, an official source said, with locals escaping a repeat of June's eruption that killed 190.
However, mild to moderate explosions sent smoke swirling up to 940 meters above the crater, while a lava flow measuring 1,200 meters continued.
"All of this activity is expected to disappear in the coming hours," said a bulletin from Guatemala's government agency for seismology (Insivumeh), without ruling out that it could pick up again in coming days.
Guatemala's disaster management agency CONRED said two other volcanoes are also being monitored.
The Pacaya volcano, located 20 kilometers south of the capital, and the Santiaguito volcano, 117 kilometers west of Guatemala City, have both showed increased activity.