Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Jul 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
: 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

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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: CONT INTMT VA EMS.

Tuesday Dec 25, 2018 08:30 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 08:21 UTC, 25/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181225/0818Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/778

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT INTMT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 25/0745Z

OBS
VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1438 W09114 - N1429 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1432
W09116 - N1438 W09114 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/1400Z
SFC/FL150 N1439 W09113
- N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09053 - N1432 W09117
-
N1439 W09113

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/2000Z SFC/FL150 N1439
W09113 -
N1429 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1432
W09117 - N1439 W09113

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 26/0200Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT INTMT LGT DENSITY VA
EMS OBS EXTDG 20
NM WNW FM SUMMIT. NWP MDLS FCST LTLCG IN WINDS
THRU
T+12 HRS. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181225/1415Z

Previous news

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.