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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)Guatemala Volcano Special
(8-day volcano tour to Pacaya and Fuego, Guatemala)
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS OBS IN WEBCAM. to 14000 ft (4300 m)
Fri, 22 Jan 2021, 02:45
02:45 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:
FVXX23 at 02:37 UTC, 22/01/21 from KNES
VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2021/054
INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. WEBCAM. NWP MODELS.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS OBS IN WEBCAM.
OBS VA DTG: 22/0210Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1431 W09110 - N1429 W09053
- N1427 W09052 - N1425 W09110 - N1431 W09110 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/0800Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/1400Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/2000Z NO VA EXP
RMK: MULT VA EMS OBS IN WEBCAM. LGT VA OBS IN
WEBCAM. VA DIFFICULT TO DISCERN IN STLT DUE TO
SMALL SIZE OF VA CLDS. FL BASED ON NWP. ...LEVINE
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210122/0830Z
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