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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 EMS OBS

Saturday Jan 28, 2017 14:30 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 14:21 UTC, 28/01/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170128/1419Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/035

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. INSIVUMEH.


ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 28/1400Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL160 N1456 W09112 - N1436 W09100
- N1435 W09101 - N1446 W09120 -
N1456 W09112 MOV
NW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/2000Z SFC/FL160 NO
ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/0200Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
29/0800Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: INSIVUMEH RPRT OF VA EMS CONFIRMED IN
STLT
IMAGERY MOV NW AT 15-20KTS. EMS EXP TO QUICKLY
DISP. ...FISHER

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170128/2015Z

Previous news
Thursday, Jan 26, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Heat signal from Fuego volcano (MIROVA)
Monday, Jan 09, 2017
Activity at the volcano is increasing again and the volcano might be heading towards another paroxysm. ... [more]
Sunday, Jan 08, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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