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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: CONTINUOUS EMS OF GASES AND VA

Wednesday Dec 06, 2017 21:45 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 21:40 UTC, 06/12/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171206/2138Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/331

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. INSIVUMEH.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMS OF GASES AND VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/2015Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09109 - N1429 W09052
- N1425 W09052 - N1425 W09110 - N1431 W09109 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0230Z SFC/FL150 N1434 W09108
- N1431 W09052 - N1425 W09051 - N1426 W09109 -
N1434 W09108

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0830Z SFC/FL150 N1433
W09110 - N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1426
W09111 - N1433 W09110

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1430Z SFC/FL150 N1431
W09111 - N1431 W09052 - N1425 W09052 - N1425
W09111 - N1431 W09111

RMK: IMAGERY SHOWS FAINT EMS OF VA MOVING W FROM
THE SUMMIT. INSIVUMEH REPORTS VA TO 200-250 M
ABOVE CRATER. ...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171207/0345Z

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