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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)
Thursday Jul 30, 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 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX22 at 16:59 UTC, 30/07/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/278
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA EMS.
OBS VA DTG: 30/1620Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1446 W09100 - N1428 W09052
- N1426 W09053 - N1441 W09106 - N1446 W09100 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/2230Z SFC/FL160 N1443 W09103
- N1428 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1437 W09111 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/0430Z SFC/FL160 N1438
W09111 - N1428 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1429
W09114 - N1438 W09111
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/1030Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA EMS OBSD BY G16 STLT IMAGERY MOVG TO
NEARLY 20 NMI NNW OF SUMMIT. WEBCAM OBSCD BY WX
CLD CVR. NWP MDLS FCST WINDS TO BACK MOVG VA
TOWARDS THE WNW BY T+12HRS. ...HOSLEY
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200730/2300Z
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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