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Fuego volcano
Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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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: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT.

Sat, 29 Aug 2020, 17:15
17:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 17:12 UTC, 29/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200829/1709Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/321

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 29/1640Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 29/2230Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0430Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/1030Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY. VISIBLE IMAGERY
SHOWED LINGERING EMS DSIPTG. ANY NEW EMS WOULD
MOV TWD THE W/WNW. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Thu, 27 Aug 2020, 08:27
Strombolian-type explosion from Fuego volcano on 26 August (image: INSIVUMEH)
Explosive eruption of the volcano continues at moderate levels. Effusive activity is not observed after continuing lava flow on the northwest flank has ceased as we informed in the last update. ... read all

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