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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.Last earthquakes nearby
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Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS
Sunday Aug 19, 2018 07:45 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX20 at 07:41 UTC, 19/08/18 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2018/498
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS
OBS VA DTG: 19/0715Z
OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL140 N1429 W09053 - N1426 W09051
- N1416 W09106 - N1421 W09108 -
N1429 W09053 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1330Z SFC/FL140 N1429
- N1426 W09050 - N1416 W09108 - N1421 W09109 -
VA CLD +12HR: 19/1930Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR:
20/0130Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: NEW VA EMS BEGINNING ARND 19/06Z MOV SW
SUMMIT AT 10KTS BLW FL140. VA EXTDS FOR 15NMI
THRU 07Z WITH THE
LEADING EDGE SOON MOVG UNDER WX
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20180819/1345Z
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