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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.
Last earthquakes nearby
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS OBS
Sunday Dec 02, 2018 15:45 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 15:35 UTC, 02/12/18 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2018/692
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA. NWP
MODELS. CIMSS VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS OBS
OBS VA DTG: 02/1515Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1444 W09119 - N1428 W09052
- N1432 W09126 - N1444 W09119 MOV NW 10-15KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/2130Z SFC/FL150 N1440 W09125
- N1428 W09053 - N1425 W09128 - N1440 W09125
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0330Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0930Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: ONGOING VA EMS OBS MOV NW IN STLT IMAGERY TO
APPROX 40NM FM SUMMIT. RECENT ACT SUGGEST CONT
EMS PSBL. NWP MDLS INDICATE LTLCG THRU T+12HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181202/2130Z
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