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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 17000 ft (5200 m)

Tuesday Feb 05, 2019 22:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  5 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 5 Feb 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 22:20 UTC, 05/02/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190205/2217Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/109

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 05/2145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09053
- N1417 W09109 - N1427 W09111 - N1428 W09053 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0400Z SFC/FL170 N1429 W09113
- N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09053 - N1418 W09113 -
N1429 W09113

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1000Z SFC/FL170 N1428
W09052 - N1428 W09053 - N1417 W09113 - N1427
W09113 - N1428 W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/1600Z SFC/FL170 N1430
W09113 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1417
W09113 - N1430 W09113

RMK: CONS VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SW FM
SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT SW-LY MOV
THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190206/0415Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Feb 05, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  4 Feb 2019
Monday, Feb 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Feb 04, 2019
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 . ... [more]
Monday, Feb 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Feb 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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