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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: CONS VA EMS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Monday Feb 04, 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 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 12:06 UTC, 04/02/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190204/1200Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/103

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 04/1130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1429 W09053 - N1426 W09051
- N1357 W09117 - N1409 W09134 - N1429 W09053 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/1730Z SFC/FL160 N1429 W09053
- N1427 W09053 - N1404 W09137 - N1424 W09147 -
N1429 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/2330Z SFC/FL160 N1437
W09146 - N1430 W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1414
W09143 - N1437 W09146

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0530Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONS VA EMS EXTD ARND 35 NM SW OF SUMMIT AND
NEARING THE COAST. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A MORE
W-LY MOV HDG TO T+12 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190204/1800Z

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Monday, Feb 04, 2019
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Sunday, Feb 03, 2019
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  2 Feb 2019
Saturday, Feb 02, 2019
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Friday, Feb 01, 2019
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