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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM
Tuesday Mar 27, 2018 15:30 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 15:16 UTC, 27/03/18 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2018/288
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM
OBS VA DTG: 27/1500Z
OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL160 N1431 W09052 - N1426 W09052
- N1421 W09124 - N1427 W09125 -
N1431 W09052 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 27/2100Z SFC/FL160 N1431
- N1426 W09051 - N1417 W09135 - N1425 W09137 -
VA CLD +12HR: 28/0300Z SFC/FL160 N1431
W09052 - N1426 W09051 - N1416
W09137 - N1425
W09138 - N1431 W09052
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 28/0900Z
W09141 - N1431 W09051 - N1425 W09052 - N1423
RMK: VA EXTD 22 NM WSW OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180327/2115Z
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