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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.Last earthquakes nearby
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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
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2017/130
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. EXPERIMENTAL GOES-16.
ERUPTION DETAILS: EMISSION OF VA
OBS VA DTG: 16/0932Z
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1430 W09053 - N1420 W09039
- N1417 W09055 - N1430
W09053 MOV SE 5-10KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/1530Z SFC/FL170 N1431
- N1417 W09034 - N1414 W09055 - N1431 W09053 -
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
SUMMIT AT 5-10 KT. ESTIMATED HEIGHT IS FL170.
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170716/1615Z
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.
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