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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 INTERMITTENT VA EMS

Monday Feb 26, 2018 20:30 PM |

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

FVXX23 at 20:28 UTC, 26/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180226/2025Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/181

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING INTERMITTENT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG:
26/2020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09052
- N1326
W09138 - N1342 W09210 - N1428 W09053 MOV
SW 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
27/0230Z SFC/FL170 N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1344 W09137 - N1401
W09204 -
N1428 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 27/0830Z SFC/FL170
N1429
W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1345 W09138 - N1402
W09205 - N1429
W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/1430Z SFC/FL170 N1429
W09052 - N1428
W09052 - N1352 W09150 - N1410
W09210 - N1429 W09052

RMK: INTERMITTENT
VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
TWD SW AND EXTD 130 NM FR SUMMIT.
NWP MODEL
GUIDANCE INDICATES A MORE WSW-LY MOV THROUGH T+18
HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180227/0230Z

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