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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 OBS IN WEBCAM. to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Thursday Mar 12, 2020 18:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 17:57 UTC, 12/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200312/1755Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/161

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA OBS IN WEBCAM.

OBS VA DTG: 12/1740Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09052
- N1421 W09053 - N1423 W09058 - N1428 W09053 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/2330Z SFC/FL140 N1428 W09052
- N1427 W09052 - N1421 W09053 - N1423 W09059 -
N1428 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0530Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1130Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: INTMT PUFFS OF LGT VA OBS IN STLT AND WEBCAM
DSIPTG PRIOR TO EXTDG BEYOND 5 NM FM SUMMIT DUE
TO LGT WINDS AND SMALL PUFFS. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200313/0000Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Mar 11, 2020
INSIVUMEH report 10-16 weak to moderate explosions per hour over the past 24 hours, that expel ash plumes to heights of 4500 - 4800 m.a.s.l (14765-15750 feet) and then dispersed 10 - 15 km to the west, south and southwest. In hours of low light incandescent pulses were observed reaching 200 - 300 m high with moderate avalanches around the crater. Ashfall occurred in Rochela, Ceilan, Panimache I, Morelia and other villages. [more]

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