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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS IN STLT

Friday Dec 07, 2018 08:00 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 07:49 UTC, 07/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181207/0746Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/713

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.
CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS IN STLT

OBS VA DTG:
07/0730Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1434 W09142 - N1429 W09053
- N1426
W09053 - N1411 W09138 - N1434 W09142 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
07/1330Z SFC/FL170 N1443 W09244
- N1429 W09053 - N1426 W09053 - N1407
W09242 -
N1443 W09244

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1930Z SFC/FL170
N1439
W09244 - N1429 W09053 - N1426 W09052 - N1401
W09242 - N1439
W09244

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/0130Z SFC/FL170 N1439
W09244 - N1431
W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1401
W09242 - N1439 W09244

RMK: NEW VA EMS
SEEN MOVG W AND CURRENTLY EXTD
40 NMI W OF SUMMIT. RESIDUAL VA FM
EARLIER
ADV HAS DSIPTD IN STLT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A
CONT W MOV THRU
T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181207/1345Z

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