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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: ONGOING EMS

Tuesday Dec 19, 2017 04:15 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 04:11 UTC, 19/12/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171219/0409Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/377

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EMS

OBS VA DTG: 18/0345Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1451 W09129 - N1429 W09051
- N1426 W09052 - N1438 W09132 - N1451 W09129 MOV
W 35-40KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1000Z SFC/FL170 N1453 W09129
- N1429 W09051 - N1426 W09052 - N1439 W09135 -
N1453 W09129

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/1600Z SFC/FL170 N1454
W09129 - N1429 W09051 - N1426 W09052 - N1437
W09135 - N1454 W09129

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/2200Z SFC/FL170 N1453
W09129 - N1429 W09051 - N1426 W09053 - N1436
W09135 - N1453 W09129

RMK: IMAGERY SHOWS NUMEROUS PUFFS OF VA MOVING
TOWARD THE WNW. ...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171219/1015Z

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