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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 update

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS

Thursday Dec 06, 2018 00:00 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 23:46 UTC, 05/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181205/2344Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/707

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 05/2315Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1431 W09052 - N1338 W09057
- N1359 W09141 - N1431
W09052 MOV SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0530Z SFC/FL170 N1431
W09052
- N1338 W09116 - N1409 W09153 - N1431 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
06/1130Z SFC/FL170 N1431
W09052 - N1340 W09129 - N1419 W09156 -
N1431
W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/1730Z SFC/FL170 N1431
W09052 - N1341
W09131 - N1420 W09156 - N1431
W09052

RMK: ONGOING VA EMS OBS TO APPROX
50NM FROM
SUMMIT MOV SW IN STLT IMAGERY. VA MOV FCST TO
SHIFT FURTHER W
THRU T+18HRS. VO ACT REMAINS
HIGH. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20181206/0545Z

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Wednesday, Dec 05, 2018
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Tuesday, Dec 04, 2018
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  3 Dec 2018
Monday, Dec 03, 2018
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Monday, Dec 03, 2018
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