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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical 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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL VA EM
Saturday Oct 29, 2016 04:30 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 04:00 UTC, 29/10/16 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2016/191
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. INSIVUMEH.
ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EM
OBS VA DTG: 29/0345Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL150 180/5-10KT
FCST VA CLD
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/1600Z
FCST VA CLD +18HR:
RMK: INSIVUMEH REPORTS OF VA EM TO FL150 MV NE OF
NOT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLDS. MODEL WINDS SUGGEST N/NW
MOVEMENT OF VA.
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
Thursday, Sep 29, 2016
Another short-lived paroxysm took place at the volcano during the past 2 days, but has now ended and the volcano is back to its typical activity with regular, mild to moderate strombolian explosions, currently at rates of 4-6 per hour. ...
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: A collection of fantastic vortex rings ("smoke rings") we observed recently on Etna.
Current activity of Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland
: An intense seismic crisis started at Bárdarbunga volcano on 16 August 2014 and is continuing at the time of writing (23 Aug). It may or may not lead to a volcanic eruption, possibly under the Vatnajökull ice cap.
Follow updates as news come in!