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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: CONT VA EMS

Thursday Jan 26, 2017 13:31 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 13:23 UTC, 26/01/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170126/1320Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/032

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 26/1245Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1622 W09408 - N1431 W09053
- N1426 W09055 - N1525 W09428 - N1622 W09408 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 26/1900Z SFC/FL160 N1548 W09421
- N1431 W09053 - N1425 W09052 - N1440 W09428 -
N1548 W09421

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 27/0100Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/0700Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. CONT VA EMS OBS IN STLT
IMAGERY AND VO WEB CAMERA. INSIVUMEH RPRTS
ASHFALL IN THE SAN PEDRO AREA. VA MOV BASED OFF
LATEST GFS WIND MODEL. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170126/1915Z

Previous news
Monday, Jan 09, 2017
Heat signal from Fuego volcano (MIROVA)
Activity at the volcano is increasing again and the volcano might be heading towards another paroxysm. ... read all
 

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