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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: OCNL EMS

Wednesday Feb 21, 2018 22:30 PM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 21 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 21 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 22:16 UTC, 21/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180221/2137Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/161

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EMS

OBS VA DTG: 21/2115Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1435 W09055 - N1428 W09053
- N1428 W09053 - N1434 W09058 - N1435 W09055 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/0330Z SFC/FL150 N1435 W09055
- N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09053 - N1434 W09058 -
N1435 W09055

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0930Z SFC/FL150 N1435
W09055 - N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09053 - N1434
W09058 - N1435 W09055

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/1530Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

RMK: LGT VA EXTD NW 9 NM FR THE SUMMIT. NWP MODEL
GUIDANCE DOES NOT AGREE WITH OBS MOV. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180222/0330Z

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Previous news
Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 20 Feb 2018
Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018
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Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018
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Monday, Feb 19, 2018
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 18 Feb 2018
Sunday, Feb 18, 2018
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