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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS CONTINUE
Tuesday Mar 26, 2019 23:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 26 Mar 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 23:43 UTC, 26/03/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/319
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS CONTINUE
OBS VA DTG: 26/2315Z
OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL150 N1427 W09053 - N1426 W09052
- N1410 W09101 - N1420 W09114 -
N1427 W09053 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 27/0530Z SFC/FL150 N1428
- N1426 W09052 - N1411 W09059 - N1418 W09113 -
VA CLD +12HR: 27/1130Z SFC/FL150 N1427
W09053 - N1426 W09052 - N1410
W09056 - N1416
W09108 - N1427 W09053
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/1730Z
W09053 - N1426 W09052 - N1411 W09052 - N1416
RMK: FAINT VA EM SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SW AWAY
SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A MOR SW MOV
THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIM
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190327/0545Z
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