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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: VA EM AT AROUND 10/1145Z
Thursday Nov 10, 2016 13:15 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 13:13 UTC, 10/11/16 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2016/204
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM AT AROUND 10/1145Z
OBS VA DTG:
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1444 W09105 - N1444 W09052
W09052 - N1429 W09055 - N1444 W09105 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR:
10/1900Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0100Z NO ASH
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0700Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: FAINT VA PLUME SEEN IN
VIS IMAGERY EXTD N-NW
OF SUMMIT APRX 15 NM. ...LEE
NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20161110/1915Z
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