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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| 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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS to 16000 ft (4900 m)
Tuesday Jan 08, 2019 02:45 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 and is moving at 5-10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:
FVXX23 at 02:38 UTC, 08/01/19 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2019/016
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA. NWP
MODELS. CIMSS VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS
OBS VA DTG: 08/0215Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053 - N1405 W09045
- N1404 W09058 - N1428 W09053 MOV S 5-10KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0830Z SFC/FL160 N1428 W09052
- N1404 W09050 - N1405 W09101 - N1428 W09052
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1430Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/2030Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS MOV S TO NEAR 25NM FM
SUMMIT. NWP MDLS SUGGEST CONT MOV S THRU T+6HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190108/0830Z
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
The volcano's activity has again been increasing over the past days and looks as if heading again towards one of its frequent paroxysms (phases of strongly increased lava emission, usually as fountains and lava flows from the summit crater). ...
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