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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: VA EM ARND 0700Z.

Tuesday Nov 20, 2018 08:45 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 08:44 UTC, 20/11/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181120/0841Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/640

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM ARND 0700Z.

OBS VA DTG: 20/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1431 W09108 - N1429 W09053
- N1428 W09053 - N1426 W09112 - N1431 W09108 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1400Z SFC/FL140 N1429 W09112
- N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09053 - N1424 W09113 -
N1429 W09112

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/2000Z SFC/FL140 N1429
W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1420 W09112 - N1426
W09113 - N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0200Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EM OBS BY STLT THAT IS NOW 15NM W OF
SUMMIT. NWP MDLS SUGGEST WINDS GRADUALLY TURN
FROM OUT OF DUE EAST TO OUT OF THE ENE. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181120/1445Z

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