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Stratovolcano 3562 m (11,686 ft)
Ecuador, -0.08°S / -77.66°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Reventador volcano eruptions:
1541, 1590, 1691, 1748, 1797, 1802, 1843, 1843, 1844, 1856, 1871, 1894, 1898-1906, 1912, 1926, 1929, 1936, 1944, 1955, 1957, 1960, 1972, 1973-74, 1976, 2002 (large eruption), 2004 (Nov) - 2005 (Jan), 2005 (June) - 2006 (March), 2008 (July) - ongoing
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Explosive and effusive.
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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VOLCAT ALERT AT 18/0850Z. to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Wednesday Mar 18, 2020 09:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 09:31 UTC, 18/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200318/0929Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/270

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VOLCAT ALERT AT 18/0850Z.

OBS VA DTG: 18/0910Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0003 W07740 - S0004 W07733
- S0007 W07734 - S0005 W07740 - S0003 W07740 MOV
E 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1500Z SFC/FL180 S0002 W07740
- S0008 W07725 - S0014 W07728 - S0006 W07740 -
S0002 W07740

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/2100Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0300Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VOLCAT ALERT RECEIVED SHOWING VA MOV E-ESE.
LATER SAT IMAGERY CONFIRMS ESE-LY MOV OF VA FM
SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT MOV TWD THE
ESE THRU T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200318/1530Z

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