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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 EM

Thursday Sep 14, 2017 15:00 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 14:45 UTC, 14/09/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170914/1443Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/197

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG:
14/1422Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS
SFC/FL165 180/5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/2030Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
15/0230Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/0830Z

RMK: VO RPRT CONT ERUPTION
RESULTING IN VA TO
FL165. VA NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLD.
MODEL FCST WINDS DO NOT AGREE WELL WITH OBS
MOTION. ...TURK

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170914/2045Z

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