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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: 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
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190905/1547Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/635

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

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
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/2130Z SFC/FL160 N1446 W09139
- N1431 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1437 W09140 -
N1446 W09139

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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Thursday, Sep 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Sep 04, 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]
Wednesday, Sep 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Sep 04, 2019
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Tuesday, Sep 03, 2019
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