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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: NEAR CONS EM

Tuesday Jan 22, 2019 19:00 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX21 at 18:46 UTC, 22/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190122/1844Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/066

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEAR CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 22/1815Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL200 N1458 W09038 - N1456 W09032
- N1426 W09051 - N1429 W09055 -
N1458 W09038 MOV
NE 10-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0030Z SFC/FL200 N1504
W09043
- N1500 W09035 - N1426 W09050 - N1428 W09055 -
N1504 W09043

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 23/0630Z SFC/FL200 N1501
W09039 - N1458 W09032 - N1427
W09050 - N1429
W09055 - N1501 W09039

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1230Z
SFC/FL200 N1501
W09034 - N1456 W09026 - N1426 W09052 - N1429
W09055 -
N1501 W09034

RMK: VIS STLT DATA SHOWED EM FANNING FM WNW CW
THROUGH
NNE OF THE SUMMIT BUT MSI SHOWED A
SIGNATURE FOR VA EXT SOLELY TO THE
NNE UP TO 30
NM. LTLCG FCST OVR NXT 18 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20190123/0045Z

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