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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) 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
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM OBSD BASED ON OBS RPRTS

Mon, 12 Jun 2017, 17:30
17:30 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX25 at 17:22 UTC, 12/06/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170612/1720Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/110

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA. INSIVUMEH.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM OBSD BASED ON OBS RPRTS

OBS VA DTG: 12/1645Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL160 180/5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/2300Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0500Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1100Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE IS LOW. VA EM NOT SEEN STLT
IMAGERY DUE TO CLD COVER. OBS RPRTS VA EM AT
FL160 MOV NW AND N. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170612/2315Z

Previous news

Wed, 31 May 2017, 17:03
Seismic activity of Fuego volcano today (FG3 station, INSIVUMEH)
The activity at the volcano has again been increasing during the past days. The volcano observatory reported frequent moderate strombolian-type explosions ejecting glowing lava fragments to 250 m above the crater. Moderate to strong shock waves accompany the explosions. ... read all

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