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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 HAVE DISP IN STLT IMAGERY
Wednesday Jul 08, 2020 18:45 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 18:31 UTC, 08/07/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/231
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS HAVE DISP IN STLT IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 08/1800Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0000Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0600Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1200Z NO VA EXP
RMK: EARLIER VA EMS OBS MOVG W IN STLT HAVE NOW
DISP. NO NEW VA RPRTS RECEIVED AND NO NEW VA OBS IN STLT THE PAST 2 HRS.
VA EVENT ENDED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
Monday, Jul 06, 2020
Strong lahars (mud flows)
occurred from the volcano that traveled down the Jute ravine. It was caused by heavy rainfalls that remobilised the fresh ash deposits. ... read all
Friday, Jul 03, 2020
INSIVUMEH recorded weak to moderate strombolian-type explosions at regular intervals of 6 to 8 per hour that generated a grey ash plume which reached approx. 14,436-15,092 ft (4,400-4,600 m)
altitude. The plume is extending about 15 km to the west and northwest of the volcano. ... read all
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