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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 update

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EMISSION OF VA

Sunday Jul 16, 2017 10:15 AM |

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

FVXX22 at 10:11 UTC, 16/07/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170716/1009Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/130

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. EXPERIMENTAL GOES-16.
NWP
MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 16/0932Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1430 W09053 - N1420 W09039
- N1417 W09055 - N1430
W09053 MOV SE 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/1530Z SFC/FL170 N1431
W09053
- N1417 W09034 - N1414 W09055 - N1431 W09053 -
N1431 W09053

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 16/2130Z SFC/FL170 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
17/0330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: GOES-16 IMAGERY SHOWS EMS MOVING SE FROM
THE
SUMMIT AT 5-10 KT. ESTIMATED HEIGHT IS FL170.
...SCHWARTZ

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170716/1615Z

Previous news
Tremor amplitude at Fuego volcano during 9-11 July 2017 (image: INSIVUMEH)
Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017
The latest paroxysm (the 6th in 2017 so far) ended in the afternoon of 11 July after having lasted 31 hours. During the peak phase, pulsating lava fountaining generated a tall ash plume and fed multiple lava flows that descended the flanks of the volcano. [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 11 Jul 2017
Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Jul 10, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Jul 08, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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