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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: OCNL EM

Tuesday Jan 08, 2019 14:15 PM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 14:07 UTC, 08/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190108/1405Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/018

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 08/1345Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL150 N1432 W09057 - N1431 W09053
- N1428 W09047 - N1345 W09052 -
N1352 W09120 -
N1432 W09057 MOV S 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/2000Z
SFC/FL150 N1433 W09057
- N1429 W09048 - N1343 W09107 - N1351 W09131
-
N1433 W09057

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0200Z SFC/FL150 N1433
W09057 -
N1428 W09048 - N1343 W09114 - N1354
W09135 - N1433 W09057

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL150 N1434
W09057 - N1428 W09047 - N1344 W09133 -
N1357
W09153 - N1434 W09057

RMK: VA EXT 40 NM SSW OF THE SUMMIT.
FUTURE EM
FCST TO VEER OVR NXT 18 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190108/2000Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Jan 08, 2019
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. ... [more]
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]

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