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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: CONS VA EM

Tuesday Aug 29, 2017 09:00 AM |

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

FVXX23 at 08:46 UTC, 29/08/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170829/0843Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/178

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NON-OPERATIONAL
GOES-16.
NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EM

OBS VA DTG:
29/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09053
- N1420
W09109 - N1426 W09110 - N1429 W09053 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
29/1400Z SFC/FL160 N1429 W09053
- N1426 W09053 - N1418 W09113 - N1426
W09114 -
N1429 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/2000Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/0200Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONS VA EM DETECTED IN
STLT MOV WSW AND
EXTND APRX 18NM FROM SUMMIT. EM EXPECTED TO CONT
PAST
6 HR FCST BASED ON RECENT ACT. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED
BY 20170829/1445Z

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