Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours:
27 Dec 18 - 2 Jan 2019: Kilauea Volcano Special - Big Island, Hawaiʻi
9-22 Feb 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
11-19 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 Jun 2019: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
8-16 Jun 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-30 Jun 2019: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Fuego volcano
Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Fuego webcams / live data | Reports
Fuego volcano videos
Fuego volcano books | Tours
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.
Last earthquakes nearby
Fuego volcano tours
Volcanoes in the land of the Maya (15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)

Latest satellite images
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: ONGOING VA EMS.

Thursday Dec 06, 2018 16:45 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 16:32 UTC, 06/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181206/1629Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/710

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG:
06/1600Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1433 W09132 - N1432 W09053
- N1424
W09053 - N1401 W09126 - N1433 W09132 MOV
SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
06/2200Z SFC/FL170 N1432 W09054
- N1426 W09051 - N1359 W09125 - N1428
W09134 -
N1432 W09054

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0400Z SFC/FL170
N1431
W09053 - N1426 W09050 - N1401 W09125 - N1428
W09138 - N1431
W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1000Z SFC/FL170 N1432
W09051 - N1428
W09051 - N1400 W09128 - N1429
W09138 - N1432 W09051

RMK: PROMINENT VA
PUFFS SEEN IN MULTIPLE STLT
MODES AND VOLCAT PROD. WEBCAM INOP. VA MOV
SW TO
W. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181206/2230Z

Previous news
Thursday, Dec 06, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Dec 05, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 04, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  3 Dec 2018
Monday, Dec 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Dec 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.