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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM.

Monday Mar 19, 2018 11:00 AM |

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

FVXX22 at 10:44 UTC, 19/03/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180319/1042Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/260

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ABBA.


ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM.

OBS VA DTG: 19/1015Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160
N1438 W09112 - N1429 W09053
- N1428 W09053 - N1425 W09113 - N1438
W09112 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1630Z SFC/FL160 N1434 W09113
-
N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1422 W09111 -
N1434 W09113

FCST VA CLD
+12HR: 19/2230Z SFC/FL160 N1431
W09113 - N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09052 -
N1420
W09111 - N1431 W09113

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0430Z SFC/FL160
N1429
W09054 - N1428 W09052 - N1419 W09110 - N1428
W09113 - N1429
W09054

RMK: IR STLT IMAGERY SHOWS A DISCREET PUFF MOV TO
THE W OF THE
SUMMIT. BASED ON RECENT ACT FUTURE
PUFFS CAN BE EXPECTED. WEBCAM
INOPERABLE. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180319/1645Z

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