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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: OCNL VA EMS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)
Wednesday Jul 29, 2020 15:45 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX22 at 15:29 UTC, 29/07/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/274
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA EMS.
OBS VA DTG: 29/1500Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1431 W09108 - N1428 W09052
- N1426 W09052 - N1424 W09109 - N1431 W09108 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 29/2100Z SFC/FL160 N1431 W09113
- N1428 W09052 - N1426 W09051 - N1419 W09111 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0300Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/0900Z NO VA EXP
RMK: FOUR VA EMS OBSD IN BOTH WEBCAM AND STLT
IMAGERY SINCE 1300Z. VA EM AT 1310Z MOVD WNW, BUT
ALL VA CLDS SINCE HAVE MOVD DUE W. FL BASED ON
WEBCAM. NWP MDLS FCST VA TO MOV WSW BY T+6HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200729/2130Z
Wednesday, Jul 29, 2020
INSIVUMEH recorded weak to moderate strombolian-type explosions at regular intervals of 5 to 9 per hour that generated a grey ash plume which reached approx. 14,436-15,748 ft (4,400-4,800 m)
altitude and drifted SW. ... read all
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