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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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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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Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS OBS ON WEB CAM to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Monday May 18, 2020 23:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 18 May 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 18 May 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 22:44 UTC, 18/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200518/2242Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/428

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS OBS ON WEB CAM

OBS VA DTG: 18/2052Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N0003 W07756 - S0004 W07740
- S0006 W07740 - S0002 W07759 - N0003 W07756 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0300Z SFC/FL160 N0004 W07756
- S0004 W07739 - S0006 W07740 - S0002 W07801 -
N0004 W07756

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0900Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1500Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: DARK VA IS SEEN ON WEBAM AROUND 2052Z , BUT
IS NOT OBS ON STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX CLDS. VA IS
DRAWN BASED ON NWP MDL WND AND ESTIMAGED FL.
...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200519/0445Z

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