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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: VA EM

Wednesday Jan 09, 2019 13:15 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX23 at 13:00 UTC, 09/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190109/1258Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/022

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 09/1230Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL150 N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09052
- N1412 W09150 - N1420 W09153 -
N1429 W09053 MOV
W 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1830Z SFC/FL150 N1429
W09052
- N1426 W09052 - N1417 W09159 - N1425 W09200 -
N1429 W09052

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 10/0030Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
10/0630Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: DISCRETE VA EM CONT MOV WSW AS SEEN IN
STLT.
VA EXTND APRX 60 NM FROM SUMMIT. VCY CLR OF MET
CLDS.
...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190109/1900Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  9 Jan 2019
Wednesday, Jan 09, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Jan 08, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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