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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.Last earthquakes nearby
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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS VA EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Friday Mar 15, 2019 22:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 15 Mar 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 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX22 at 22:05 UTC, 15/03/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/264
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA EM
OBS VA DTG: 15/2130Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150
N1455 W09134 - N1429 W09052
- N1423 W09052 - N1440 W09137 - N1455
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/0330Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP
VA CLD +12HR: 16/0930Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/1530Z NO ASH
RMK: POSS LGT VA EM MOV WNW BASED ON EARLIER STLT
DATA AND EXTNDG
APRX 48 NM FROM SUMMIT. VA NOT
DETECTED CURRENTLY DUE TO MET CLDS.
AGREES WITH EXPECTED VA DIR ...VELASCO
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190316/0400Z
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