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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
(4 out of 5)
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.
Fuego volcano tours:Volcanoes in the land of the Maya
(15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT.
Tue, 5 Jan 2021, 22:15
22:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 5 Jan 2021
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX23 at 22:11 UTC, 05/01/21 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2021/007
INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. WEBCAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT.
OBS VA DTG: 05/2140Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STLT DATA.
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0330Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0930Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/1530Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY. ONLY LIGHT
ACT SEEN IN WEBCAM AND DISPTG QUICKLY. ANY
SIGNIFICANT EMS WOULD MOV OFF TWD THE SW TO FL150
AT 10 KTS ...KIBLER
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
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