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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 EMS OBS.
Friday Dec 16, 2016 03:30 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 03:21 UTC, 16/12/16 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2016/001
INFO SOURCE: GOES-13. GFS WINDS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS OBS.
OBS VA DTG: 16/0245Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N1430 W09052 - N1427 W09052
- N1425 W09103 - N1430 W09104 - N1430 W09052 MOV
W 10-15KT SFC/FL180 N1444 W09148 - N1442 W09135 -
N1434 W09137 - N1435 W09150 - N1444 W09148 MOV W
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/0900Z SFC/FL180 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/1500Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/2100Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. VA EMS SEEN MOV W ARND
8 NM FROM SUMMT. A BREAK IN WX CLDS SHOWED
ANOTHER VA EMS MOV TO THE W ARND 50 NM FROM
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161216/0915Z
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. ...
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