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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: POSS VA EM to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Friday May 10, 2019 18:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 18:18 UTC, 10/05/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190510/1816Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/432

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 10/1750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170
N1430 W09052 - N1422 W09036
- N1415 W09038 - N1427 W09054 - N1430
W09052 MOV
SE 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0000Z SFC/FL170 N1431 W09053
-
N1420 W09036 - N1413 W09041 - N1427 W09053 -
N1431 W09053

FCST VA CLD
+12HR: 11/0600Z SFC/FL170 N1430
W09053 - N1421 W09036 - N1412 W09038 -
N1427
W09053 - N1430 W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1200Z SFC/FL170
N1430
W09052 - N1423 W09035 - N1412 W09038 - N1426
W09054 - N1430
W09052

RMK: POSS LGT VA EM MOV SE TO ABOUT 20 NM FROM
SUMMIT BASED ON
RECENT ACT. VA NOT DETECTED IN
STLT DUE TO MET CLDS. MODELS INDICATE
WINDS WILL
CONT MOV VA TO SE THRU FCST PERIOD. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY:
WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190511/0015Z

Previous news
Friday, May 10, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, May 10, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  9 May 2019
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, May 09, 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]
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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