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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTMT VA PUFFS. to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Wednesday Jul 22, 2020 13:30 PM | 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 13:19 UTC, 22/07/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/263
INFO SOURCE: WEB CAM. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA PUFFS.
OBS VA DTG: 22/1240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1437 W09101 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1433 W09106 - N1437 W09101 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/1830Z SFC/FL150 N1437 W09101
- N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1433 W09107 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/0630Z NO VA EXP
RMK: INTMT VA PUFFS OBS IN WEBCAM BUT ARE
OBSCURED FM VIEW IN STLT DUE TO WX CLD. FL BASED
ON NWP MODEL GDNC WINDS. ...LEVINE
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200722/1915Z
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