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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: LGT VA EMS OBS to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sunday Mar 03, 2019 04:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 04:02 UTC, 03/03/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190303/0352Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/216

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 03/0337Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09052 - N1358 W09108
- N1407 W09123 - N1431 W09052 MOV SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0930Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/1530Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/2130Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: LGT VA EMS OBS MOV SW TO NEAR 20NMI FM
SUMMIT. VA FCST TO CONT SW MOV THRU T+6HRS.
...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190303/0945Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  2 Mar 2019
Saturday, Mar 02, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Mar 02, 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 and is moving at 10-15 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Friday, Mar 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Mar 01, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 . ... [more]
Friday, Mar 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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