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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: VERY LGT VA CLD

Saturday Mar 09, 2019 02:15 AM | BY: VN

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

FVXX22 at 02:12 UTC, 09/03/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190309/0210Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/239

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: VERY LGT VA CLD

OBS VA DTG: 09/0145Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL150 N1429 W09123 - N1429 W09052
- N1426 W09052 - N1421 W09128 -
N1429 W09123 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1400Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/2000Z
NO ASH EXP

RMK: VERY THIN VA CLD OBS IN STLT MOV WSW FM
SUMMIT AT
10-15KT BLW FL150. ASH FCSTD TO DISP BY
T+06HR ...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY:
WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190309/0815Z

Previous news
Friday, Mar 08, 2019
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Friday, Mar 08, 2019
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Thursday, Mar 07, 2019
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  7 Mar 2019
Thursday, Mar 07, 2019
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 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Mar 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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