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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego volcano eruptions:
1581, 1585, 1586, 1587, 1614, 1617, 1620, 1623, 1629, 1679(?), 1685, 1686, 1689(?), 1699, 1702, 1705, 1706, 1709(?), 1710,1717,1730, 1732, 1737, 1751(?), 1765(?), 1773(?), 1799, 1826, 1829, 1850(?), 1852(?), 1855, 1856, 1857, 1860, 1861(?), 1867(?), 1880, 1896, 1932, 1944, 1949, 1953, 1955, 1957, 1962, 1963, 1966, 1967, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1977, 1987, 1999, 2002 - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.Last earthquakes nearby
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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY AT 1030Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Tuesday Mar 24, 2020 11:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX23 at 11:28 UTC, 24/03/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/172
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY AT
OBS VA DTG: 24/1050Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09052 - N1425 W09049
- N1411 W09143 - N1426 W09149 - N1431 W09052 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 24/1700Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09052
- N1424 W09049 - N1406 W09147 - N1428 W09153 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 24/2300Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/0500Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: OCNL VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY EXT 40 NM W
FM SUMMIT. VA HGT AND DIR FM NWP MDLS SHOW CONT
QUICK W-LY MOVMT THRU T+6. ...SAMBUCCI
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200324/1730Z
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2020
INSIVUMEH recorded 6-8 minor to moderate strombolian-type explosions per hour that generated a grey ash plume which reached approx. 14,435 ft-14,765 ft (4,400 m-4,700 m)
altitude. The plumes drifted towards the southwest direction. ...
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