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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: 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
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
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190315/2202Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

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
W09134 MOV
NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/0330Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 16/0930Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/1530Z NO ASH
EXP

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.
MODEL DATA
AGREES WITH EXPECTED VA DIR ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190316/0400Z

Previous news
Friday, Mar 15, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 14, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 14, 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]
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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