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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: VA EMS OBS to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Monday Apr 22, 2019 10:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 10:28 UTC, 22/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190422/1026Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/377

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.


ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 22/0950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140
N1431 W09052 - N1358 W09121
- N1414 W09138 - N1431 W09052 MOV SW 10KT


FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/1600Z SFC/FL140 N1431 W09052
- N1357 W09121 -
N1414 W09137 - N1431 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/2200Z SFC/FL140 NO
ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/0400Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EMS OBS MOV SW
TO NEAR 40NM FM SUMMIT. VA
FCST TO CONT SW MOV THRU T+6HRS.
...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190422/1630Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 21 Apr 2019
Sunday, Apr 21, 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]
Sunday, Apr 21, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Apr 18, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 10 Apr 2019
Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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