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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 update

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM

Friday Apr 21, 2017 10:45 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 10:31 UTC, 21/04/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170421/1029Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/076

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. VOLCAT.


ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 21/0945Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL145
N1449 W09039 - N1445 W09032
- N1428 W09050 - N1430 W09055 - N1449
W09039 MOV
NE 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/1600Z SFC/FL145 N1447
W09022
- N1440 W09016 - N1425 W09050 - N1431 W09054 -
N1431 W09054 -
N1447 W09022

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/2200Z SFC/FL145 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA
CLD +18HR: 22/0400Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. STLT IMAGERY
SHOWED A
PSBL PLUME OF VA EXT 17 NM TO THE NE OF THE
SUMMIT. ...TURK

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170421/1630Z

Previous news
Lava flows on Fuego's eastern flank this morning (image: INSIVUMEH webcam from Reunion)
Sunday, Apr 02, 2017
A new paroxysm (short-but intense eruptive phase with lava fountaining), the 3rd in 2017 so far, has occurred over the weekend and ended a short time ago. ... [more]
Sunday, Apr 02, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Apr 01, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Mar 31, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Mar 13, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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