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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM AT 15/1516Z.

Monday Jan 15, 2018 21:45 PM |

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

FVXX20 at 15:53 UTC, 15/01/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180115/1550Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/052

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM AT 15/1516Z.

OBS VA DTG: 15/1530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09052
- N1423 W09053 - N1425 W09057 - N1428 W09053 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/2130Z SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053
- N1428 W09052 - N1421 W09058 - N1428 W09100 -
N1428 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/0330Z SFC/FL160 N1428
W09053 - N1428 W09052 - N1421 W09058 - N1428
W09100 - N1428 W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0930Z SFC/FL160 N1428
W09053 - N1428 W09052 - N1421 W09058 - N1428
W09100 - N1428 W09053

RMK: VA EM SEEN IN WEB CAM AND CONFIRMED IN STLT
IMAGERY MOV SW. NWP MODEL GUIDANCE INDICATES
FURTHER VA EM WOULD MOV TWD THE SW-WSW FR SUMMIT.
NEW EM AT 15/1516 EXP TO DISP WITHIN 6 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180115/2145Z

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