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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: VA EM OBS IN SAT. to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Friday Sep 04, 2020 10:45 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX21 at 10:42 UTC, 04/09/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/331
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM OBS IN SAT.
OBS VA DTG: 04/1010Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1440 W09057 - N1429 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1434 W09105 - N1440 W09057 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/1600Z SFC/FL150 N1441 W09055
- N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09053 - N1437 W09104 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/2200Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0400Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA EM OBS IN SAT REACHING UP TO 12 NM NW FM
SUMMIT AND BEGINNING TO DSIPT. OBS FL ESTD FM NWP
MDLS. FL WINDS EXP TO PERSIST THRU T+6. ...CLARK
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200904/1645Z
Thursday, Sep 03, 2020
According to volcano observatory INSIVUMEH the lava effusion
characterized by the lava flow in Ceniza direction, is no longer active.
... read all
Monday, Aug 31, 2020
Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues. ... read all
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