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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.Last earthquakes nearby
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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
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/079
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP
ASH3D. CIMSS VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA SEEN IN STLT AND
OBS VA DTG: 29/1145Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1428 W09052 - N1416
- N1411 W09044 - N1426 W09053 - N1428 W09052 MOV
VA CLD +6HR: 29/1800Z SFC/FL140 N1427 W09051
- N1408 W09036 - N1406
W09050 - N1426 W09053 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0000Z
SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/0600Z NO ASH EXP
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
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. ...
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