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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: VA HAS DSIPTD IN SAT.

Thursday Jul 09, 2020 19:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  9 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 9 Jul 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 19:40 UTC, 09/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200709/1940Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/234

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA HAS DSIPTD IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 09/1910Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0100Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0700Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1300Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT AND EARLIER VA EMS HAVE
DSIPTD. NO NEW VA VOLCAT ALERTS RECEIVED. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Monday, Jul 06, 2020
Lahars from Fuego volcano (image: @William_Chigna/twitter)
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

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