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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: ONGOING ACT??

Tuesday Aug 08, 2017 22:45 PM |

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

FVXX23 at 22:43 UTC, 08/08/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170808/2241Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/156

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING ACT??

OBS VA DTG:
08/2225Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS
SFC/FL160 225/15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0430Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
09/1030Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1630Z

RMK: VA CANNOT BE SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY BUT HOT
SPOT IS SEEN IN SHORTWAVE IR. MODELS SUGGEST MOV
TO THE
NE AT FL160. ...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20170809/0445Z

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