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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
Tue, 6 Oct 2020, 14:45
14:45 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 .
FVXX20 at 14:34 UTC, 06/10/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/360
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA EMS
OBS VA DTG: 06/1410Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1428 W09052 - N1420 W09050
- N1420 W09056 - N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09052 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/2000Z SFC/FL140 N1428 W09052
- N1426 W09052 - N1421 W09104 - N1427 W09105 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0200Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0800Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA SEEN IN SAT MOV S FM SUMMIT AND REACHING
OUT 15 NM. MODEL GUIDANCE DOES NOT AGREE WITH MOV
OF VA. VA SEEN IN WEB CAM. NWP INDICATES A SW-LY
MOV BY T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201006/2030Z
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