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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: VA EM to 16000 ft (4900 m)
Thursday Sep 05, 2019 16:00 PM | BY: VN
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 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX21 at 15:49 UTC, 05/09/19 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2019/635
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM
OBS VA DTG: 05/1520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1450 W09138 - N1431 W09051
- N1426 W09052 - N1442 W09140 - N1450 W09138 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/2130Z SFC/FL160 N1446 W09139
- N1431 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1437 W09140 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0330Z SFC/FL160 N1441
W09140 - N1431 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1435
W09140 - N1441 W09140
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0930Z SFC/FL160 N1439
W09140 - N1431 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1432
W09141 - N1439 W09140
RMK: DISCRETE VA EM CONT TO BE DETECTED IN STLT
MOV WNW AND EXTND APRX 50 NM FROM SUMMIT. VA ACT
EXPECTED TO CONT BASED ON TYPICAL ACT FROM THIS
VOLCANO. MODELS INDICATE WIND WILL CONT MOV VA W
THRU FCST PERIOD. ...VELASCO
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190905/2145Z
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