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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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.
Last earthquakes nearby
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTUS VA EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Monday Feb 03, 2020 19:00 PM | 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:
FVXX23 at 18:55 UTC, 03/02/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/054
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTUS VA EM
OBS VA DTG: 03/1830Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1437 W09143 - N1429 W09053
- N1428 W09053 - N1420 W09143 - N1437 W09143 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0030Z SFC/FL150 N1452 W09143
- N1431 W09052 - N1427 W09053 - N1429 W09142 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0630Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1230Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: CONTUS VA EM OBS IN VIS STLT IMAGERY AND IN
WEBCAM BETWEEN INTMT WX CLDS. VA EXT 50 NM W FM
SUMMIT BEFORE BECOMING TO FAINT TO DISCERN. WINDS
FCST TO TURN WNW BY T+6 ...CLARK
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200204/0100Z
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