In Guatemala, the eruption of the volcano Fuego

In Guatemala, the eruption of the volcano Fuego

MOSCOW, Feb 25 — RIA Novosti. The eruption of the volcano Fuego (“Volcano of fire”) occurred on Saturday in Guatemala that was the second eruption this year, reports AFP.

A layer of ash following the eruption fell on the nearest city and commune, there is a possibility that the ash may reach the country’s capital.

Field teams use #drones to observe #eruptions up close and from all angles. This example from #Fuego and from @EmmaLiu31 and her team.

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“Variable winds from the South may bring the ash to the southern part of the capital”, — said the Agency, David de Leon, a representative of the National authority for reducing the consequences of disasters.

Fuego is one of three active volcanoes in the country, is located 45 kilometers South-West from the capital, the Agency said.