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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 EMS

Wednesday Oct 04, 2017 23:00 PM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  4 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 4 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 22:55 UTC, 04/10/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171004/2252Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/219

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EMS

OBS VA DTG:
03/2237Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053 - N1427 W09051
- N1402
W09120 - N1405 W09125 - N1428 W09053 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
04/0430Z SFC/FL160 N1429 W09052
- N1427 W09051 - N1402 W09119 - N1406
W09126 -
N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/1030Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1630Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: LATEST G-16 IMAGERY
SHOWS PUFFS OF GASES
AND POSSIBLE VA EXTENDING UP TO 40 NMI SW OF
THE
SUMMIT. ...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171005/0445Z

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