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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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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS. to 14500 ft (4400 m)
Sat, 8 Aug 2020, 16:45
16:45 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:
FVXX22 at 16:40 UTC, 08/08/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/298
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS.
OBS VA DTG: 08/1620Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL145 N1444 W09054 - N1429 W09051
- N1427 W09054 - N1443 W09103 - N1444 W09054 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/2230Z SFC/FL145 N1438 W09108
- N1429 W09050 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09110 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0430Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1030Z NO VA EXP
RMK: INTERMITTENT SMALL PUFFS SEEN IN WEB CAM
THEN IN STLT IMAGERY. VA MOV TO N AND NNW OF
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200808/2230Z
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