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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: NEW VA EM OBSD

Wednesday Aug 15, 2018 20:00 PM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 15 Aug 2018
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 15 Aug 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 19:57 UTC, 15/08/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180815/1954Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/495

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
VOLCAT.
VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM OBSD

OBS VA
DTG: 15/1916Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N1432 W09100 - N1419 W09059
- N1420
W09111 - N1432 W09111 - N1432 W09100 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
16/0130Z SFC/FL190 N1456 W09240
- N1455 W09222 - N1440 W09227 - N1420
W09225 -
N1357 W09222 - N1410 W09244 - N1431 W09246 -
N1456 W09240

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 16/0730Z SFC/FL190 N1509
W09350 - N1432 W09401 - N1350
W09353 - N1356
W09419 - N1433 W09424 - N1508 W09413 - N1509
W09350

FCST
VA CLD +18HR: 16/1330Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EM SEEN IN STLT
MOV W AWAY FM SUMMIT.
MODELS INDICATES CONT WESTWARD MOV THRU T+12
HRS
AROUND FL190. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180816/0200Z

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Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018
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Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 14 Jul 2018
Saturday, Jul 14, 2018
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