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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: NEW VA EM. to 14500 ft (4400 m)
Thursday Jul 16, 2020 17:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14500 ft (4400 m) altitude or flight level 145 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX23 at 17:08 UTC, 16/07/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/244
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM.
OBS VA DTG: 16/1630Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL145 N1437 W09106 - N1429 W09053
- N1427 W09053 - N1429 W09110 - N1437 W09106 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/2230Z SFC/FL145 N1434 W09109
- N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09053 - N1425 W09110 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0430Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1030Z NO VA EXP
RMK: A SINGLE DECENT PUFF NOTED IN VOLCAT
PRODUCT AND WEB CAM. VA MOV TO NW OF SUMMIT. ...LEE
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200716/2300Z
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