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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.

Thursday Feb 22, 2018 14:45 PM |

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

FVXX23 at 14:34 UTC, 22/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180222/1432Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/164

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 22/1400Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1432 W09055 - N1425 W09053
- N1355 W09219 - N1432
W09222 - N1432 W09055 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/2000Z SFC/FL170
N1431 W09054
- N1425 W09053 - N1356 W09219 - N1430 W09222 -
N1431
W09054

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0200Z SFC/FL170 N1432 W09222
- N1431
W09055 - N1425 W09053 - N1357 W09220 -
N1432 W09222

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
23/0800Z SFC/FL170 N1431
W09222 - N1430 W09052 - N1425 W09053 -
N1355
W09221 - N1431 W09222

RMK: FREQUENT VA PUFFS CONT. VA EMS MOV
WSW TO
APPROXIMATELY 85 NM FROM SUMMIT BEFORE
DISPERSING. ...LEE

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180222/2030Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 21 Feb 2018
Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018
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Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 20 Feb 2018
Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018
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Monday, Feb 19, 2018
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