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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.Last earthquakes nearby
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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM
Tuesday Dec 05, 2017 13:00 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 12:56 UTC, 05/12/17 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2017/325
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM
OBS VA DTG: 05/1230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09104 - N1431 W09052
- N1426 W09053 - N1426 W09103 - N1431 W09104 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/1830Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09052
- N1426 W09051 - N1419 W09134 - N1429 W09137 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0030Z SFC/FL150 N1431
W09052 - N1425 W09050 - N1419 W09135 - N1428
W09140 - N1431 W09052
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0630Z SFC/FL150 N1433
W09144 - N1431 W09052 - N1425 W09052 - N1423
W09144 - N1433 W09144
RMK: FIRST MORNING VISIBLE STLT IMAGERY SHOWED A
VA PLUME EXT 6 NM W OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG FCST OVR
NXT 18 HRS. ...TURK
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171205/1900Z
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