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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 VA EMS

Fri, 2 Feb 2018, 07:00
07:00 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 06:50 UTC, 02/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180202/0648Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/086

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 02/0615Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL160 N1435 W09117 - N1429 W09053
- N1426 W09054 - N1423 W09117 -
N1435 W09117 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1230Z SFC/FL160 N1436
W09119
- N1429 W09052 - N1425 W09054 - N1423 W09117 -
N1436 W09119

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 02/1830Z SFC/FL160 N1437
W09119 - N1429 W09052 - N1426
W09054 - N1423
W09118 - N1437 W09119

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0030Z
SFC/FL160 N1440
W09119 - N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1428
W09120 -
N1440 W09119

RMK: IR STLT IMAGERY SUGGESTS THAT REMNANT ASH
FROM
EARLIER LARGE ERUPTION HAS DISPERSED BEYOND
DETECTABILITY. HOWEVER
RECENT NEW SMALLER VA
PUFFS HAVE OCCURRED AND ARE MOV W OF THE
SUMMIT.
...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180202/1245Z

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