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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 DISP.

Saturday Dec 10, 2016 20:15 PM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 10 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 10 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 20:13 UTC, 10/12/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161210/2012Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/244

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.


ERUPTION DETAILS: VA DISP.

OBS VA DTG: 10/2000Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: NO VA EXP

FCST VA
CLD +12HR: NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: NO VA EXP

RMK: VA DISSIPATED
AND NO FURTHER REPORTS OF
ACTIVITY. ...SZATANEK

NXT ADVISORY: NO
FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Heat signal from Fuego volcano showing the rythmic pattern of so far 15 paroxysms in 2016 (MIROVA)
Monday, Nov 28, 2016
The volcano follows its remarkable cycle of paroxysms (intense eruptive phase with lava fountains and rapid lava flow effusion) at regular intervals of approx. 3-4 weeks. ... [more]

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