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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: ONGOING VA EMS

Sunday Dec 23, 2018 04:30 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 04:14 UTC, 23/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181223/0350Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/767

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 23/0330Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1443 W09120 - N1428 W09053
- N1426 W09052 - N1420
W09119 - N1434 W09130 -
N1443 W09120 MOV W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
23/0930Z SFC/FL170 N1444 W09131
- N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1417
W09132 -
N1444 W09131

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/1530Z SFC/FL170
N1443
W09138 - N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1416
W09139 - N1443
W09138

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/2130Z SFC/FL170 N1443
W09144 - N1429
W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1414
W09144 - N1443 W09144

RMK: LGT VA OBS IN
STLT IMAGERY MOV W FM SUMMIT
AT FL170. NWP MODELS AGREE WITH
TRANSPORT. LTL
CHG FCST. ...BOLL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20181223/0945Z

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