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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
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM

Friday Jan 25, 2019 01:00 AM | BY: VN

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

FVXX21 at 00:58 UTC, 25/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190125/0056Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/074

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 25/0030Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL140 N1434 W09053 - N1429 W09050
- N1426 W09053 - N1431 W09058 -
N1434 W09053 MOV
NW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0630Z SFC/FL140 N1434
W09052
- N1428 W09050 - N1419 W09102 - N1429 W09101 -
N1434 W09052

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 25/1230Z SFC/FL140 N1434
W09051 - N1426 W09048 - N1416
W09105 - N1428
W09108 - N1434 W09051

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/1830Z
SFC/FL140 N1434
W09051 - N1428 W09047 - N1415 W09104 - N1423
W09110 -
N1434 W09051

RMK: GREATER THAN NORMAL UNCERTAINTY IN FCST DUE
TO LGT
AND VRBL MODEL FCST WINDS. VA BELIEVED TO
BE LIMITED TO IMT VCY OF
SUMMIT. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190125/0700Z

Previous news
Heat signal from Fuego on MODIS data (Mirova)
Thursday, Jan 24, 2019
The activity at the volcano has been increasing over the past days. It seems likely that another paroxysm is about to occur which could produce lava flows, tall ash plumes and pyroclastic flows. ... [more]

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