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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: sporadic emissions of volcanic ash

Friday May 03, 2019 17:15 PM | BY: VN

Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes.
The full report is as follows: INTMT VA EMS SEEN IN STLT..

FVXX21 at 17:11 UTC, 03/05/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190503/1708Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/409

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA EMS SEEN IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG:
03/1640Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09052
- N1413
W09049 - N1415 W09059 - N1428 W09053 MOV
S 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
03/2230Z SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053
- N1428 W09052 - N1415 W09059 - N1419
W09110 -
N1428 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0430Z SFC/FL160
N1428
W09053 - N1428 W09052 - N1415 W09101 - N1420
W09110 - N1428
W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1030Z SFC/FL160 N1428
W09053 - N1428
W09052 - N1417 W09107 - N1427
W09114 - N1428 W09053

RMK: INTMT VA EMS
ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY AND
VOLCAT RGB. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS MOV TWD
THE SW
IN FCST PERIOD THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190503/2315Z

Previous news
Friday, May 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, May 03, 2019
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 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Apr 30, 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]
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Apr 28, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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