Volcano eruption in Guatemala caught in beautiful time lapse

The Volcan de Fuego's recent eruption was spectacular

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This incredible footage of the Volcan de Fuego erupting was taken last week in Guatemala.

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Volcán de Fuego ("Volcano of Fire") is an active volcano which sits less than 10 miles west of Antigua Guatemala, one of the country's most popular cities and a well-known tourist destination.

The volcano is famous for being almost constantly active at a low level.

Smoke issues from its top daily, but larger eruptions are rare.

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