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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: CONT VA EMS.

Monday Dec 31, 2018 19:30 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 19:25 UTC, 31/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181231/1923Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/804

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 31/1900Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL170 N1450 W09123 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1445 W09126 -
N1450 W09123 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/0100Z SFC/FL170 N1448
W09124
- N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1439 W09129 -
N1448 W09124

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 01/0700Z SFC/FL170 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
01/1300Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONS DISCRETE VA EMS EXTD TO 35 NM WNW
OF
SUMMIT BFR DISPG. NWP MDLS SUGGEST LTLCG IN WINDS
THRU T+6.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190101/0130Z

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