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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: OCNL VA EMS

Saturday Feb 10, 2018 16:30 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 16:22 UTC, 10/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180210/1619Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/114

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 10/1600Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053 - N1421 W09055
- N1424 W09059 - N1428 W09053
MOV SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/2200Z SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053
-
N1420 W09055 - N1424 W09100 - N1428 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
11/0400Z SFC/FL160 N1428
W09052 - N1420 W09055 - N1424 W09100 -
N1428
W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1000Z SFC/FL160 N1428
W09052 - N1420
W09055 - N1424 W09100 - N1428
W09052

RMK: VA EXTD 8 NMI SW FR THE
SUMMIT. NWP MODEL
GUIDANCE INDICATES A SW MOV THROUGH +18
HRS.
...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180210/2215Z

Previous news
Friday, Feb 09, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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