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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.
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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS
Tuesday Dec 11, 2018 06:15 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 05:58 UTC, 11/12/18 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2018/730
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS
OBS VA DTG: 11/0530Z
CLD: SFC/FL150 N1434 W09115 - N1429 W09055
- N1425 W09055 - N1421
W09116 - N1434 W09115 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/1130Z
SFC/FL150 N1433 W09116
- N1429 W09053 - N1425 W09052 - N1422 W09114
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/1730Z SFC/FL150 N1433
N1429 W09056 - N1425 W09052 - N1422
W09115 - N1433 W09116
FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 11/2330Z SFC/FL150 N1434
W09116 - N1431 W09054 - N1425 W09051 -
W09116 - N1434 W09116
RMK: FAINT VA SEEN IN STLT MOV W AWAY FM
LTLCG IN WIND DIR THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIM
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20181211/1200Z
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