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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: OCNL VA EMS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)
Thu, 24 Sep 2020, 11:30
11:30 AM | 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:
FVXX23 at 11:26 UTC, 24/09/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/347
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA EMS.
OBS VA DTG: 24/1050Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1431 W09114 - N1429 W09052
- N1427 W09053 - N1425 W09114 - N1431 W09114 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 24/1700Z SFC/FL160 N1435 W09116
- N1429 W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1428 W09117 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 24/2300Z SFC/FL160 N1430
W09117 - N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1416
W09113 - N1430 W09117
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/0500Z NO VA EXP
RMK: 3 OR 4 DISCRETE VA EMS NOTED IN G16 RGB
COMPOSITE STLT IMAGERY SINCE 0930Z. NWP MDLS FCST
VA TO MOV WNW BY T+6HRS AND THEN WSW BY T+12HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200924/1730Z
Explosive eruption of the volcano continues moderate to high levels. ... read all
Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at moderate levels. ... read all
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