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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EM
Sunday Mar 04, 2018 15:15 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 15:05 UTC, 04/03/18 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2018/205
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCANO
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EM
OBS VA DTG:
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1501 W09149 - N1429 W09053
W09053 - N1451 W09156 - N1501 W09149 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR:
04/2100Z SFC/FL160 N1502 W09204
- N1430 W09053 - N1426 W09053 - N1453
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/0300Z SFC/FL160
W09204 - N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09053 - N1452
W09207 - N1502
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0900Z SFC/FL160 N1507
W09202 - N1429
W09052 - N1426 W09053 - N1455
W09206 - N1507 W09202
DISCRETE VA EM MOV WNW AS SEEN IN
STLT EXTND APRX 65 NM FROM SUMMIT.
INDICATE WINDS WILL CONT MOV W AND DISCRETE VA EM
CONT BASED ON RECENT ACT. ...VELASCO
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
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