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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 update

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS OBS

Friday Feb 09, 2018 11:00 AM |

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

FVXX22 at 10:56 UTC, 09/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180209/1053Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/111

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 09/1030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1429 W09054 - N1428 W09051
- N1351 W09101 - N1407 W09131 - N1429 W09054 MOV
SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1630Z SFC/FL150 N1429 W09054
- N1428 W09051 - N1350 W09054 - N1402 W09124 -
N1429 W09054

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/2230Z SFC/FL150 N1429
W09053 - N1428 W09050 - N1353 W09104 - N1407
W09133 - N1429 W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0430Z SFC/FL150 N1429
W09053 - N1428 W09050 - N1352 W09058 - N1404
W09130 - N1429 W09053

RMK: NEW VA EMS OBS MOV SW IN STLT IMAGERY. NWP
GUIDANCE SUGGEST CONT WINDS OUT OF THE NE THROUGH
+18. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180209/1700Z

Previous news
Heat signal from Fuego (MIROVA)
Friday, Feb 09, 2018
One week after the most recent paroxysm of the volcano, it's activity seems to be picking up again, judging from increased heat emission signals and strong seismic signals, probably related to rockfalls. ... [more]
Thursday, Feb 08, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 07, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 06, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 06, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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