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Volcano Calendar 2020
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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
(4 out of 5)Fuego webcams / live data
| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.Last earthquakes nearby
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL VA EMS OBS
Tuesday Jan 01, 2019 10:30 AM |
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 and is moving at 10-15 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:
FVXX22 at 10:24 UTC, 01/01/19 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2019/002
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA. NWP
ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EMS OBS
OBS VA DTG: 01/1000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1442 W09110 - N1429 W09053
- N1429 W09118 - N1442 W09110 MOV NW 10-15KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/1600Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/2200Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/0400Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: PSBL VA EMS OBS MOV NW IN STLT IMAGERY. NWP
MDLS INDICATE CONT WINDS OUT OF THE SE THROUGH
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190101/1615Z
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