Try our free app!
Our expert volcanologists and photographers offer unique travel experiences: volcano expeditions
, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
(4 out of 5)
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.
Fuego volcano tours:Volcanoes in the land of the Maya
(15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS HAVE DISP IN STLT IMAGERY
Wed, 2 Dec 2020, 23:15
23:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 2 Dec 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 22:59 UTC, 02/12/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/451
INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. WEBCAM.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS HAVE DISP IN STLT IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 02/2230Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT INDENTIFIABLE FM STLT DATA
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0430Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/1030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1630Z NO VA EXP
RMK: EARLIER VA EMS OBS IN STLT HAVE DISP. WX
CLDS AND STEAM/GAS EMS OBS IN SUMMIT WEB CAM. NO
NEW VA RPRTS AND OBS RECEIVED. VA EVENT ENDED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
More on VolcanoDiscovery
Types of tours
: We offer a broad variety of tours to volcanic areas: volcano expeditions and specials, discovery tours with hiking, photography, nature and culture, pilot tours and private custom tours.
Volcanoes & Cultures
: The contrast between unspoiled rain-forest, coconut palm beaches, primitive culture and moon-like landscapes surrounding lava-spitting volcanoes could not be bigger: join us on an expedition to the two most active volcanoes of Vanuatu: Ambrym and Yasur.
Private geology tour on Santorini
: We offer you private geology tours to get to know the extraordinary geology and natural history of the island, but also aspects of the deep connection with its cultural history and archaeology.