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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM OBSD

Friday Dec 23, 2016 09:30 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 09:27 UTC, 23/12/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161223/0925Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/249

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM OBSD

OBS VA DTG: 23/0845Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL140 N1428 W09054 - N1426 W09053
- N1407 W09109 - N1413
W09118 - N1428 W09054 MOV
SW 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/1500Z SFC/FL140
NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/2100Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
24/0300Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE IS HIGH. CONT VA EM SEEN
IN
STLT IMAGERY MOV SW EXTENDING APPROX 25 NM AWAY
FM THE
SUMMIT....KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161223/1530Z

Previous news
Pyroclastic flow this morning at Fuego volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016
The 16th paroxysm of the volcano (violent episode with lava fountaining and lava flow emission) in 2016 has started. ... [more]

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