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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LGT VA EMS SEEN IN SAT. to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Monday Mar 02, 2020 14:15 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:

FVXX22 at 14:13 UTC, 02/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200302/1411Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/145

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA EMS SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 02/1350Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09053
- N1420 W09123 - N1429 W09125 - N1429 W09053 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/2000Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09129
- N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09053 - N1421 W09129 -
N1431 W09129

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0200Z SFC/FL150 N1433
W09129 - N1429 W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1423
W09129 - N1433 W09129

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0800Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: LGT VA EMS SEEN IN SAT AND EXTDG NEARLY 20
NM WSW OF SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONTD
W-LY MOV THRU T+12 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200302/2015Z

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