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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: FREQUENT EMS OF VA

Sunday Dec 17, 2017 07:45 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 07:35 UTC, 17/12/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171217/0732Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/368

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: FREQUENT EMS OF VA

OBS VA DTG:
17/0715Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1502 W09114 - N1429 W09050
- N1426
W09052 - N1455 W09123 - N1502 W09114 MOV
NW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
17/1330Z SFC/FL140 N1504 W09118
- N1429 W09051 - N1426 W09053 - N1455
W09128 -
N1504 W09118

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/1930Z SFC/FL140
N1453
W09127 - N1430 W09052 - N1426 W09054 - N1440
W09132 - N1453
W09127

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/0130Z SFC/FL140 N1453
W09128 - N1430
W09051 - N1426 W09052 - N1438
W09133 - N1453 W09128

RMK: GOES-16
IMAGERY SHOWS FREQUENT EMS OF VA
DISSIPATING ABOUT 60 NMI NW OF THE
SUMMIT.
...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171217/1330Z

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Saturday, Dec 16, 2017
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Thursday, Dec 14, 2017
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Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017
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Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017
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