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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 MOVING W

Wednesday Jul 19, 2017 09:45 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 09:43 UTC, 19/07/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170719/0941Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/137

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS MOVING W

OBS VA DTG: 19/0917Z

OBS
VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1432 W09108 - N1431 W09053
- N1425 W09052 - N1425
W09108 - N1432 W09108 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1530Z
SFC/FL170 N1432 W09108
- N1432 W09052 - N1424 W09052 - N1424 W09108
-
N1432 W09108

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/2130Z SFC/FL170 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA
CLD +18HR: 20/0330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: GOES16 IMAGERY SHOWS VA MOVING W
AT 20-25
KT. ESTIMATED HEIGHT IS FL170. ...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20170719/1545Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 17 Jul 2017
Monday, Jul 17, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Jul 16, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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