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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: OCNL EM

Tuesday Nov 21, 2017 15:45 PM |

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

FVXX23 at 15:38 UTC, 21/11/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171121/1535Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/297

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 21/1522Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1442 W09126 - N1431 W09052
- N1427 W09052 - N1433 W09129 - N1442 W09126 MOV
W 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/2130Z SFC/FL160 N1443 W09143
- N1432 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1431 W09143 -
N1443 W09143

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0330Z NOT AVBL

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/0930Z NOT AVBL

RMK: VA EXT 25 NM WNW OF SUMMIT. MODEL FCST WND
DO NOT AGREE WITH OBS MOV SO 6 HR FCST BASED ON
CONTINUITY AND NO 12 OR 18 HR FCST IS AVBL.
...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171121/2130Z

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