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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EMS BEGINNING ARND 21/0115Z.

Friday Jul 21, 2017 02:45 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 02:40 UTC, 21/07/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170721/0237Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/144

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: EMS BEGINNING ARND 21/0115Z.

OBS VA DTG:
21/0217Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1434 W09119 - N1430 W09053
- N1427
W09052 - N1422 W09120 - N1434 W09119 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
21/0830Z SFC/FL160 N1438 W09138
- N1430 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1420
W09139 -
N1438 W09138

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/1430Z SFC/FL160
N1438
W09138 - N1430 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1420
W09139 - N1438
W09138

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/2030Z SFC/FL160 N1439
W09144 - N1430
W09052 - N1426 W09053 - N1420
W09144 - N1439 W09144

RMK: INTERMITTENT
EMS SEEN MOV W. VA EXTDS 25 NM
FR VOLCANO. NWP MODELS SHOW A CONT
W-WARD MOV.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170721/0830Z

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