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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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 toursVolcanoes in the land of the Maya
(15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA ACT HAS DECR
Monday Jan 14, 2019 20:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 14 Jan 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX23 at 20:32 UTC, 14/01/19 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2019/044
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ACT HAS DECR
OBS VA DTG: 14/2000Z
VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
FCST VA CLD +6HR: NO
FCST VA CLD +12HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: NO VA EXP
NOT SEEN IN MULTI-SPECTRAL AND RGB STLT
IMAGERY THRU 14/2000Z.
FURTHER VA EMS MAY OCCUR
BASED ON RECENT ACT. ...KIBLER
NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
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: An adventurous expedition to some of the most spectacular and active volcanoes in the world! Our volcano expedition to Vanuatu lets you spend 1 week on Ambrym with its multiple active lava lakes and 4 days on Yasur, famous for its spectacular fireworks. Guided by professional volcanologist, small groups (May-Sep).