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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: PSBL VA EMS. to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Tuesday Nov 19, 2019 01:00 AM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 00:56 UTC, 19/11/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191119/0054Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/707

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 19/0020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09052
- N1422 W09052 - N1422 W09055 - N1428 W09053 MOV
S 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0630Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/1230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: BFR WX CLD MOVD OVR SUMMIT, A HOTSPOT WAS
CLEARLY OBSD. A VA SIGNATURE MAY HAVE ALSO BEEN
SEEN. NWP MDLS SUGGEST VA SHOULD BE MOVG S.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191119/0700Z

Previous news
Monday, Nov 18, 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]
Monday, Nov 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 17, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Lava flow towards the Seca Canyon from the summit crater visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Friday, Nov 15, 2019
INSIVUMEH recorded white and grey degassing plume at height 4400 m (14 400 ft) above seal level dispersed towards the west and southwest direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Nov 14, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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