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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Saturday Mar 02, 2019 10:15 AM | BY: VN

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 and is moving at 10-15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 10:10 UTC, 02/03/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190302/1008Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/212

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 02/0930Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1428 W09055 - N1426 W09050
- N1411 W09053 - N1355 W09104 - N1356 W09110 -
N1414 W09058 - N1428 W09055 MOV S 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1530Z SFC/FL170 N1431 W09053
- N1430 W09053 - N1428 W09050 - N1358 W09128 -
N1401 W09131 - N1431 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/2130Z SFC/FL170 N1431
W09053 - N1427 W09050 - N1400 W09134 - N1406
W09138 - N1431 W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0330Z SFC/FL170 N1431
W09052 - N1426 W09050 - N1401 W09134 - N1407
W09138 - N1431 W09052

RMK: VA EXT SSW OF THE SUMMIT TO THE COAST...39
NM AWAY. WINDS FCST TO VEER OVR NXT 6 HOURS.
...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190302/1615Z

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