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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 update

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL VA EMS

Tuesday Sep 06, 2016 10:30 AM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  6 Sep 2016
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 6 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 10:24 UTC, 06/09/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160906/1023Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/166

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. INSIVUMEH.


ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 06/0945Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL150 090/15-20KT

FCST VA
CLD +6HR: 06/1600Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/2200Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
07/0400Z

RMK: NO VA IS OBSERVED IN IMAGERY ALTHOUGH THERE
ARE
EXTENSIVE WX CLOUDS PRESENT. AN OCNL HOTSPOT
IS OBSERVED IN SHORTWAVE
IMAGERY. YESTERDAY
INSIVUMEH HAS REPORTED VA EMS UP TO 12 KM W OF
THE
SUMMIT. ...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20160906/1630Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  5 Sep 2016
Monday, Sep 05, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
MODIS thermal signal from Fuego volcano (MIROVA)
Thursday, Aug 25, 2016
The activity at the volcano has again started to increase - while it continues with intermittent explosions, satellite-based measured heat emission from the summit is becoming more intense, typically a sign that the magma column is rising inside the conduit. ... [more]
Ash plume from an explosion at Fuego this morning
Thursday, Aug 25, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Aug 22, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Ash plume from an explosion at Fuego (INSIVUMEH webcam image)
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016
The volcano is currently in normal strombolian activity with intermittent explosions that generate small ash puffs. ... [more]

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