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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.

Friday Feb 16, 2018 21:45 PM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 16 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 16 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 21:36 UTC, 16/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180216/2131Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/137

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 16/2125Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1439 W09122 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1425 W09122 - N1439 W09122 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/0330Z SFC/FL160 N1440 W09126
- N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1424 W09126 -
N1440 W09126

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0930Z SFC/FL160 N1440
W09126 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1425
W09126 - N1440 W09126

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1530Z SFC/FL160 N1440
W09126 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1424
W09126 - N1440 W09126

RMK: INTERMITTENT VA EMS SEEN MOV WEST FR
VOLCANO. VA EMS FR EARLIER IN THE DAY ARE NO
LONGER SEEN OFF THE COAST AND IN THE PACIFIC
IN STLT IMAGERY. NWP MODEL GUIDANCE INDICATES A
CONT W-WARD MOV THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180217/0330Z

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