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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: VA EM OBSD to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Wednesday Mar 20, 2019 07:00 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 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX22 at 06:48 UTC, 20/03/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/287
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM OBSD
OBS VA DTG: 20/0615Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150
N1427 W09049 - N1420 W09036
- N1413 W09046 - N1425 W09053 - N1427
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1230Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1830Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0030Z
NO ASH EXP
RMK: LGHT VA CLD SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SE AWAY
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190320/1245Z
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