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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°WCurrent status
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| ReportsFuego volcano videosFuego volcano books | ToursFuego 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 - ongoingTypical 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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM OBSD
Wednesday Dec 12, 2018 11:00 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 10:45 UTC, 12/12/18 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2018/734
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM OBSD
OBS VA DTG: 12/1015Z
CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09112 - N1430 W09053
- N1426 W09054 - N1423
W09113 - N1431 W09112 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1630Z
SFC/FL150 N1432 W09113
- N1430 W09053 - N1425 W09053 - N1423 W09111
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/2230Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP
CLD +18HR: 13/0430Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: LGHT VA EM SEEN IN STLT MOV W AWAY
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181212/1645Z
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