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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM

Saturday Jan 19, 2019 22:30 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX23 at 22:18 UTC, 19/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190119/2216Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/058

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 19/2145Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL200 N1459 W09054 - N1458 W09048
- N1427 W09050 - N1427 W09054 -
N1459 W09054 MOV
N 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/0400Z SFC/FL200 N1459
W09048
- N1427 W09050 - N1427 W09054 - N1457 W09107 -
N1459 W09048

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 20/1000Z SFC/FL200 N1459
W09059 - N1428 W09050 - N1426
W09054 - N1458
W09111 - N1459 W09059

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/1600Z
SFC/FL200 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EXT 26 NM TO THE N OF THE SUMMIT.
LTLCG
FCST OVR NXT 12 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20190120/0415Z

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