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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: OCNL VA EM
Monday Nov 20, 2017 22:30 PM |
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 20 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX23 at 22:16 UTC, 20/11/17 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2017/294
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16.
NWP MODELS. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA EM
OBS VA DTG: 20/2145Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09052
- N1416 W09056 - N1423 W09103 - N1428 W09052 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/0400Z SFC/FL150 N1424 W09059
- N1419 W09054 - N1410 W09105 - N1422 W09115 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/1000Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/1600Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: OCNL VA EM OBS IN WEBCAM. PLUME OBS MOVING
SW. VA NOT SEEN IN STLT. ...GAETANO
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171121/0415Z
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