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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: 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
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190130/0535Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/082

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.
CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 30/0515Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL140 N1453 W09050 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1453
W09100 - N1453 W09050 MOV
N 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/1130Z
SFC/FL140 N1454 W09050
- N1452 W09041 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09053
-
N1454 W09050

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/1730Z SFC/FL140 N1452
W09041 -
N1448 W09034 - N1428 W09052 - N1428
W09053 - N1452 W09041

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 30/2330Z SFC/FL140 N1450
W09034 - N1446 W09026 - N1427 W09052 -
N1428
W09053 - N1450 W09034

RMK: CONT VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
N AND
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

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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