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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: INCREASING VA EMS

Thursday Dec 14, 2017 14:00 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 13:48 UTC, 14/12/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171214/1346Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/353

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: INCREASING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG:
14/1315Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1431 W09052 - N1426 W09051
- N1416
W09129 - N1428 W09130 - N1431 W09052 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
14/1930Z SFC/FL160 N1440 W09135
- N1432 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1425
W09137 -
N1440 W09135

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/0130Z SFC/FL160
N1446
W09133 - N1432 W09052 - N1426 W09053 - N1429
W09139 - N1446
W09133

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/0730Z SFC/FL160 N1448
W09131 - N1430
W09051 - N1425 W09052 - N1430
W09141 - N1448 W09131

RMK: IMAGERY SHOWS
VA EMS INCREASING IN INTENSITY
AND FREQUENCY WITH VA NOW OBSERVED 40
NMI W OF
THE SUMMIT. ...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20171214/1945Z

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Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017
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Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017
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Monday, Dec 11, 2017
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Sunday, Dec 10, 2017
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