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Stratovolcano 3562 m (11,686 ft)
Ecuador, -0.08°S / -77.66°WCurrent status
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| ReportsReventador volcano videosReventador volcano books | ToursReventador 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) - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive.Last earthquakes nearby
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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates
Reventador volcano (Ecuador): summit cone with glowing lava bombs
Monday Jul 06, 2020 06:30 AM | BY: MARTIN
Glowing lava bombs from Reventador volcano (image: IGEPN)
On 5 July at 02:48 local time
IGEPN recorded an explosion associated with scoria that is being ejected above the crater and caused avalanches of material on all flanks of the volcano. Blocks were ejected as far as 800 m away from the crater.
Emissions of steam and ash generated by the explosion reached 14,000 ft (4,300 m)
altitude and drifted W-NW. Source: Instituto Geofísico volcano activity update 6 July 2020
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