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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: sporadic emissions of volcanic ash
Sun, 30 Aug 2020, 13:30
13:30 PM | BY: VN
Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes.
The full report is as follows: INTMT VA EMS..
FVXX21 at 13:14 UTC, 30/08/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/322
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA EMS.
OBS VA DTG: 30/1240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1434 W09113 - N1428 W09052
- N1427 W09052 - N1429 W09114 - N1434 W09113 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/1830Z SFC/FL150 N1434 W09114
- N1428 W09052 - N1426 W09053 - N1427 W09115 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/0030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/0630Z NO VA EXP
RMK: MULT VA EMS OBSD IN WEBCAM AT 1218Z, 1224Z,
AND 1249Z. G16 OBSD VA CLDS MOVG JUST N OF DUE W.
NWP MDLS FCST LTLCG IN WINDS THRU T+6HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200830/1915Z
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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