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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: OCNL EM

Tuesday Jan 22, 2019 12:45 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX21 at 12:41 UTC, 22/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190122/1239Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/065

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 22/1215Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL165 N1438 W09047 - N1427 W09052
- N1427 W09053 - N1436 W09053 -
N1438 W09047 MOV
N 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/1830Z SFC/FL165 N1441
W09053
- N1427 W09051 - N1427 W09053 - N1438 W09059 -
N1441 W09053

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 23/0030Z SFC/FL165 N1441
W09049 - N1427 W09051 - N1427
W09053 - N1440
W09058 - N1441 W09049

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/0630Z
SFC/FL165 N1441
W09055 - N1441 W09046 - N1426 W09050 - N1427
W09054 -
N1441 W09055

RMK: VA EXT 13 NM N OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG FCST OVR
NXT 18
HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190122/1845Z

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