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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: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT.
Tuesday Sep 01, 2020 08:45 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 08:34 UTC, 01/09/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/330
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT.
OBS VA DTG: 01/0810Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA.
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/1400Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/2000Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/0200Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN SAT OVER LAST FEW HRS. A
INTMT HOTSPOT IS SEEN. ANY NEW VA EMS WOULD MOV
TWD THE W/WNW AT 15-20 KTS. ...KIBLER
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
Monday, Aug 31, 2020
Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues. ... read all
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