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Fuego volcano
Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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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
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
 

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
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190108/0237Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

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.
...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190108/0830Z

Previous news
Monday, Jan 07, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Jan 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Glowing avalanches at Fuego volcano this morning (image: INSIVUMEH webcam)
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). ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 02, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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