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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: OCNL EM
Tuesday Jan 08, 2019 14:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX23 at 14:07 UTC, 08/01/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/018
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM
OBS VA DTG: 08/1345Z
OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL150 N1432 W09057 - N1431 W09053
- N1428 W09047 - N1345 W09052 -
N1352 W09120 -
N1432 W09057 MOV S 5-10KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/2000Z
SFC/FL150 N1433 W09057
- N1429 W09048 - N1343 W09107 - N1351 W09131
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0200Z SFC/FL150 N1433
N1428 W09048 - N1343 W09114 - N1354
W09135 - N1433 W09057
FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL150 N1434
W09057 - N1428 W09047 - N1344 W09133 -
W09153 - N1434 W09057
RMK: VA EXT 40 NM SSW OF THE SUMMIT.
FCST TO VEER OVR NXT 18 HRS. ...TURK
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190108/2000Z
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
The volcano's activity has again been increasing over the past days and looks as if heading again towards one of its frequent paroxysms (phases of strongly increased lava emission, usually as fountains and lava flows from the summit crater). ...
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