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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sunday Apr 28, 2019 02:00 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:

FVXX20 at 01:53 UTC, 28/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190428/0151Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/394

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.
ASH3D.
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG:
28/0130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09052
- N1415
W09059 - N1424 W09106 - N1429 W09052 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
28/0730Z SFC/FL150 N1429 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1416 W09110 - N1425
W09114 -
N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 28/1330Z SFC/FL150
N1429
W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1411 W09108 - N1420
W09112 - N1429
W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 28/1930Z SFC/FL150 N1429
W09053 - N1428
W09052 - N1411 W09108 - N1420
W09113 - N1429 W09053

RMK: VA SEEN IN
STLT IMAGERY MOV SW AND EXTD
NEARLY 12 NM FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE
CONT TO
SHOW A SW-LY MOV THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20190428/0745Z

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