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Tungurahua vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 5023 m (16,479 ft)
Ecuador, -1.47°S / -78.44°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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1534, 1557, 1640(?), 1641, 1644(?), 1646(?), 1757(?), 1773, 1776, 1777(?), 1781(?), 1857, 1885(?), 1886-88, 1900(?), 1916-25, 1944, 2000 - 2016, 2017 (?)
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Tungurahua volcano news & eruption updates:

Tungurahua volcano (Ecuador) activity update

Friday May 03, 2013 14:44 PM | DOOR: T

Current seismic signal from RETU station (IG)
Current seismic signal from RETU station (IG)
Eruptive activity has not changed much. The volcano observatory reported ongoing steam and ash emissions producing a plume oscillating between 1.5-3 km height above the crater and drifting into westerly directions, and occasional small to moderate explosions. Light ash fall occurred in Cevallos and Mocha. Incandescence was visible at the summit.
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This morning's seismic signal from Tungurahua (RETU station, IG)
Thursday, May 02, 2013
Activity remains at moderate levels. Steam andash emissions produce plumes rising about 2 km from the crater, and occasional stronger explosions with cannon-shot noises can be heard (rarely seen) ejecting blocks that fall onto the outer upper slopes and tumble downhill. ... [meer...]
Seismic signal from RETU station (IG)
Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Ash emissions and explosions of moderate size have continued and generated a plume averaging 1-2 km in height above the crater. During the night, incandescence is visible at the summit. Some of the stronger explosions are accompanied by cannon-shot noises. [meer...]
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2013
Eruptive activity remains strong with ash emissions interrupted by strong vulcanian-type explosions. An explosion at 18h30 local time the day before yesterday produced an ash plume rising 5 km above the crater, and ejected incandescent blocks to 400 m distance from the crater. ... [meer...]
Current seismic signal from Tungurahua (RETU station, IG)
Monday, Apr 29, 2013
Following the initial explosions and ash emissions on Saturday, a significant new eruptive phase has started at the volcano. ... [meer...]
Current seismic signal from Tungurahua (RETU station, IGPEN)
Sunday, Apr 28, 2013
After a brief pause of just over a month, new eruptive activity has started in the form of gas and ash emissions, accompanied by many small earthquakes and weak tremor pulses. The activity caused light ash fall in areas near the volcano, in particular Juive Grande. ... [meer...]

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