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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
(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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Fuego volcano toursVolcanoes in the land of the Maya
(15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA EM
Thu, 1 Feb 2018, 18:00
18:00 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 17:50 UTC, 01/02/18 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2018/083
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. TEGUCIGALPA MWO. NWP
MODELS. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EM
OBS VA DTG: 01/1715Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N1458 W09028 - N1453 W09016
- N1438 W09043 - N1337 W09107 - N1408 W09153 -
N1337 W09404 - N1430 W09408 - N1458 W09028 MOV W
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/2330Z SFC/FL200 N1435 W09053
- N1425 W09052 - N1358 W09412 - N1429 W09411 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/0530Z SFC/FL200 N1440
W09413 - N1434 W09052 - N1425 W09053 - N1402
W09413 - N1440 W09413
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/1130Z SFC/FL200 N1440
W09414 - N1435 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1358
W09414 - N1440 W09414
RMK: CONS VA EM MOV WSW EXTD APRX 195 NM FROM
SUMMIT. MODELS INDICATE WIND WILL CONT MOV W THRU FCST PERIOD.
RESIDUAL VA FROM EARLIER EM MOV NE EXTD
TO APRX 45 NM FROM SUMMIT AND EXPECTED TO DISP WI 6
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180201/2345Z
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