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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
Thursday Dec 13, 2018 10:30 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX21 at 10:21 UTC, 13/12/18 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2018/737
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA. CIMSS
ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM OBSD
OBS VA DTG: 13/0945Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1436 W09055 - N1435 W09050
- N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09053 - N1436 W09055 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/1600Z SFC/FL150 N1436 W09053
- N1436 W09049 - N1429 W09052 - N1429 W09053 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/2200Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/0400Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: NEW VA EM SEEN IN STLT MOV N AWAY FM SUMMIT.
LTLCG IN WIND DIR EXPTCD THRU T+6 HRS. ...KIM
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181213/1615Z
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