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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM ARND 31/1230Z.
Tuesday Jan 31, 2017 14:00 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 13:47 UTC, 31/01/17 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2017/037
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. NAM
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM ARND 31/1230Z.
OBS VA DTG:
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1432 W09040 - N1426 W09040
W09047 - N1430 W09047 - N1432 W09040 MOV
E 5-10KT SFC/FL190 N1425
W09051 - N1421 W09049 -
N1421 W09053 - N1425 W09053 - N1425 W09051 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/1930Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH
EXP SFC/F190 N1339
W09053 - N1335 W09052 - N1335
W09057 - N1338 W09056 - N1339 W09053
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/0130Z NO ASH EXP SFC/FL190
FCST VA CLD +18HR:
01/0730Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. VA EMS MOV S
CURRENTLY 10 NM FR SUMMIT. VA MOV E IS SLOWLY
DISP AND NOT FCST BY
T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170131/1945Z
Monday, Jan 09, 2017
Activity at the volcano is increasing again and the volcano might be heading towards another paroxysm. ...
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