Overall Green alert Volcanic eruption for Fuego
in Guatemala

Event summary

GREEN alert: The Fuego Volcanic eruption is unlikely to require external humanitarian assistance based on the exposed population and coping capacity.

GDACS ID VO 1000026
Name: Fuego
Lat/Lon: 14.473 , -90.88
Event Date: 21 Jun 2021 UTC
Exposed Population 30km: About 1230000 people within 30km
Exposed Population 100km: About 8730000 people within 100km
Max Volc. Explosivity Index VEI: 4
Population Exposure Index PEI: 5
Inserted at: 21 Jun 2021 05:22 UTC


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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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La Fundación We Are Water termina la primera mitad de 2019 con nueve proyectos activos. Estos pretenden paliar, por un lado, las pérdidas y destrozos causados por las catástrofes naturales en Indonesia, Guatemala y Mozambique y, por el otro

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (32), (2), INGV (2), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),