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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: ONGOING VA EMS

Wednesday Feb 06, 2019 08:15 AM | BY: VN

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

FVXX21 at 08:07 UTC, 06/02/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190206/0804Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/111

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 06/0745Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1432 W09053 - N1346 W09111
- N1401 W09143 - N1432
W09053 MOV SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1400Z SFC/FL170 N1433
W09053
- N1345 W09123 - N1405 W09151 - N1433 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
06/2000Z SFC/FL170 N1433
W09053 - N1349 W09132 - N1416 W09157 -
N1433
W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0200Z SFC/FL170 N1433
W09053 - N1401
W09149 - N1429 W09203 - N1433
W09053

RMK: ONGOING VA EMS OBS MOV SW IN
STLT IMAGERY TO
NEAR 45NM FM SUMMIT. VA IS CONT WITH MULTIPLE
BURSTS VA
APPEARS TO DISP JUST BEFORE THE
COASTLINE. NWP MDLS SUPPORT CONT MOV
SW THRU
T+18HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20190206/1400Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  5 Feb 2019
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]
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]

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