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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 update

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM

Friday Mar 09, 2018 02:30 AM |

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

FVXX22 at 02:18 UTC, 09/03/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180309/0216Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/226

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 09/0145Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL130 N1449 W09107 - N1429 W09049
- N1422 W09052 - N1440 W09112 -
N1449 W09107 MOV
NW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL130 N1449
W09025
- N1438 W09021 - N1421 W09053 - N1429 W09055 -
N1449 W09025

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 09/1400Z SFC/FL130 N1434
W09048 - N1353 W09041 - N1353
W09050 - N1429
W09056 - N1434 W09048

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/2000Z
SFC/FL130 N1452
W09113 - N1431 W09049 - N1422 W09052 - N1435
W09119 -
N1452 W09113

RMK: STLT IMAGERY SHOWED VA EXTD 25 NM NW OF THE
SUMMIT.
LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20180309/0815Z

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