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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM AND VOLCAT ALERT.
Tuesday Jan 30, 2018 02:00 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 01:51 UTC, 30/01/18 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2018/072
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM AND VOLCAT ALERT.
OBS VA DTG:
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09052
W09104 - N1428 W09106 - N1429 W09053 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR:
30/0730Z SFC/FL160 N1429 W09111
- N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1415
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/1330Z SFC/FL160
W09113 - N1428 W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1416
W09112 - N1430
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/1930Z SFC/FL160 N1429
W09113 - N1428
W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1415
W09111 - N1429 W09113
RMK: VA EMS SEEN
IN STLT IMAGERY AND CONFIRMED
WITH 30/0100Z VOLCAT ALERT. NWP MODEL
INDICATES A CONT SW MOV THROUGH T+18 HRS.
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180130/0745Z
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