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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 SEEN IN STLT AND VOLCAT. to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Tuesday Jan 29, 2019 12:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 12:03 UTC, 29/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190129/1200Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/079

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP
MODELS.
ASH3D. CIMSS VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA SEEN IN STLT AND
VOLCAT.

OBS VA DTG: 29/1145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1428 W09052 - N1416
W09033
- N1411 W09044 - N1426 W09053 - N1428 W09052 MOV
SE 10-15KT

FCST
VA CLD +6HR: 29/1800Z SFC/FL140 N1427 W09051
- N1408 W09036 - N1406
W09050 - N1426 W09053 -
N1427 W09051

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0000Z
SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/0600Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA
SEEN IN RGB AND MULTI-SPECTRAL IMAGERY
MOV SE FM SUMMIT. MODEL
GUIDANCE SHOWS A SE-S-LY
MOV THRU T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20190129/1800Z

Previous news
Heat signal from Fuego on MODIS data (Mirova)
Thursday, Jan 24, 2019
The activity at the volcano has been increasing over the past days. It seems likely that another paroxysm is about to occur which could produce lava flows, tall ash plumes and pyroclastic flows. ... [more]

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