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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: POSS REMNANT VA. to 16000 ft (4900 m)
Tuesday Dec 10, 2019 19:15 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 19:03 UTC, 10/12/19 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2019/753
INFO SOURCE: NWP MODELS. ASH3D.
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS REMNANT VA.
OBS VA DTG: 10/1850Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1431 W09056 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1427 W09057 - N1431 W09056 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0100Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0700Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1300Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: VA EM NOT OBS IN STLT DUE TO WX CLD. FCST
MVMT AND FL BASED ON NWP MODEL GUIDANCE AND
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191211/0100Z
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