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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: CONS VA EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Sunday Apr 28, 2019 13:15 PM | 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 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:
FVXX20 at 13:13 UTC, 28/04/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/396
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EM
OBS VA DTG: 28/1250Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150
N1429 W09053 - N1426 W09051
- N1357 W09137 - N1400 W09156 - N1410
N1429 W09053 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/1900Z SFC/FL150
- N1426 W09051 - N1356 W09143 - N1358 W09155 -
W09159 - N1417 W09146 - N1429 W09053
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/0100Z
W09053 - N1426 W09052 - N1354 W09140 - N1355
N1403 W09158 - N1414 W09149 - N1429
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/0700Z
SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP
RMK: VA EM REMAINS ATTACHED AND STRETCHES 60
SW FM SUMMIT FL150. NWP MODEL GUIDANCE AGREES
WELL WITH OBS
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190428/1915Z
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