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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: CONS VA EMS.
Wednesday Jan 30, 2019 05:45 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX23 at 05:37 UTC, 30/01/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/082
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.
OBS VA DTG: 30/0515Z
CLD: SFC/FL140 N1453 W09050 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1453
W09100 - N1453 W09050 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/1130Z
SFC/FL140 N1454 W09050
- N1452 W09041 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09053
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/1730Z SFC/FL140 N1452
N1448 W09034 - N1428 W09052 - N1428
W09053 - N1452 W09041
FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 30/2330Z SFC/FL140 N1450
W09034 - N1446 W09026 - N1427 W09052 -
W09053 - N1450 W09034
RMK: CONT VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
EXTD ARND 20 FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A
N-NE MOV THRU
T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190130/1130Z
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. ...
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