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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM SEEN IN WEB CAM AROUND 15/0200Z

Tuesday Nov 15, 2016 02:45 AM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 15 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 15 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 02:37 UTC, 15/11/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161115/0234Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/218

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM SEEN IN WEB CAM AROUND
15/0200Z

OBS VA DTG: 15/0215Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL150 045/5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/0830Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/1430Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/2030Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. ALTHOUGH THERE HAVE BEEN
NO STLT IMAGES SHOWING VA EM WEB CAM IMAGERY
HAS SHOWN MULTIPLE RECENT PUFFS OF VA EM
COINCIDING WITH PROMINENT INCANDESCENCE EPISODES.
MODEL WINDS SUGGEST VA EM MOV SW. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161115/0830Z

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