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Fuego volcano
Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Fuego 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 - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS BEGINNING 15/0740Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Monday Jun 15, 2020 09:30 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 09:22 UTC, 15/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200615/0920Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/209

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS BEGINNING 15/0740Z

OBS VA DTG: 15/0900Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1430 W09104 - N1429 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1425 W09103 - N1430 W09104 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/1500Z SFC/FL150 N1434 W09106
- N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09106 -
N1434 W09106

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/2100Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0300Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: PLUME OF VA OBS IN SAT MOV W REACHING 11 NM
FM SUMMIT. SLIGHT VEERING OF FL WIND FCST THRU
T+6. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200615/1515Z

Previous news
Scoria and ash plume from Fuego volcano tonight (image: INSIVUMEH)
Monday, Jun 15, 2020
A satellite image from 13 June shows that the lava flow on the northwest flank in the direction of Seca remains active, currently about 250 m long. ... [more]
Incandescence from Fuego volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Tuesday, Jun 09, 2020
A satellite image from 8 June shows that incandescence continues to be observed from the crater and caused weak to moderate avalanches of material in the direction of Ceniza and Seca. ... [more]

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