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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: NEAR CONS EM

Tuesday Jan 29, 2019 18:15 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX23 at 18:03 UTC, 29/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190129/1802Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/080

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEAR CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 29/1730Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL140 N1429 W09047 - N1338 W09040
- N1337 W09051 - N1426 W09055 -
N1429 W09047 MOV
S 10-15KT FL170/190 N1432 W09052 - N1419 W08934
-
N1338 W09040 - N1427 W09053 - N1432 W09052 MOV E
15-20KT

FCST VA CLD
+6HR: 29/2330Z SFC/FL140 N1440 W09151
- N1432 W09050 - N1425 W09049 -
N1353 W09117 -
N1440 W09151 FL170/190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
30/0530Z SFC/FL140 N1512
W09055 - N1427 W09047 - N1424 W09052 -
N1508
W09111 - N1512 W09055

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/1130Z SFC/FL140
N1456
W09034 - N1450 W09024 - N1426 W09046 - N1430
W09053 - N1456
W09034

RMK: VA TO FL190 FANNING OUT FROM SE TO E FOR 80
NM WHILE VA TO
FL140 EXT 65 NM TO THE S. LOW
CONFIDENCE IN FCST DUE TO RAPIDLY
CHANGING WNDS
OVR NXT 18 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20190130/0000Z

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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