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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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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM to 13000 ft (4000 m)
Friday Mar 22, 2019 21:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 22 Mar 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX22 at 21:20 UTC, 22/03/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/299
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM
OBS VA DTG: 22/2030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130
N1430 W09053 - N1427 W09050
- N1356 W09055 - N1357 W09107 - N1430
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0230Z SFC/FL130 N1434 W09135
N1431 W09051 - N1426 W09051 - N1422 W09135 -
FCST VA CLD
+12HR: 23/0830Z SFC/FL130 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1430Z NO
RMK: VA EXT 35 NM S OF THE SUMMIT. VA FCST TO
VEER TO W OVR NXT
6 HRS. ...TURK
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190323/0315Z
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