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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
 

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Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION IN WEBCAM ARND 25/0115Z

Sunday Sep 25, 2016 01:45 AM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 25 Sep 2016
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 25 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 01:36 UTC, 25/09/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160925/0133Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/174

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. NAM
WINDS.
VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION IN WEBCAM ARND
25/0115Z

OBS VA DTG: 25/0045Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM
SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL130 180/5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0700Z


FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1300Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/1900Z

RMK: AN
EFFUSIVE STYLE ERUPTION IS ONGOING IN THE
WEBCAM. AT TIMES POTENTIAL
VA CAN BE OBS. IN
ADDITION...A BRIGHT HOTSPOT CAN BE OBS IN
STLT
IMAGERY. ANY VA WOULD BE MOV GENERALLY TOWARD THE
N/NNW ARND 5-10
KTS. ...MICHAEL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20160925/0730Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 13 Sep 2016
Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  7 Sep 2016
Wednesday, Sep 07, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  6 Sep 2016
Tuesday, Sep 06, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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