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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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: ONGOING EMS
Tue, 14 Nov 2017, 00:45
00:45 AM |
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 14 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX23 at 00:36 UTC, 14/11/17 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2017/270
INFO SOURCE: NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16.
MWO. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EMS
OBS VA DTG:
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09051
W09104 - N1328 W09114 - N1307 W09109 -
N1324 W09129 - N1357 W09121 -
N1419 W09107 -
N1429 W09052 MOV S 15-20KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/0600Z
SFC/FL140 N1429 W09053
- N1427 W09051 - N1329 W09118 - N1342 W09136
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/1200Z SFC/FL140 N1431
N1428 W09052 - N1326 W09117 - N1341
W09138 - N1431 W09053
FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 14/1800Z SFC/FL140 N1429
W09054 - N1428 W09052 - N1323 W09107 -
W09125 - N1429 W09054
RMK: LATEST GOES-16 IMAGERY SHOWS VA
NMI SSW FROM THE SUMMIT. ...SCHWARTZ
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20171114/0630Z
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