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Reventador volcano
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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Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA CLD AT 18/2117Z. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Saturday Jul 18, 2020 22:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 18 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 18 Jul 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 21:56 UTC, 18/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200718/2155Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/595

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VONA. NWP MODELS.
GEOPHYSICAL INST.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA CLD AT 18/2117Z.

OBS VA DTG: 18/2130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S0004 W07742 - S0005 W07741
- S0005 W07743 - S0004 W07743 - S0004 W07742 MOV
W 30-35KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0330Z SFC/FL160 S0001 W07755
- S0004 W07740 - S0005 W07740 - S0006 W07756 -
S0001 W07755

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0930Z SFC/FL160 S0001
W07757 - S0004 W07738 - S0005 W07739 - S0006
W07757 - S0001 W07757

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1530Z NO VA EXP

RMK: GEOPHYSICAL INSTITUTE RPRTS VA CLD AT 2117Z
MOVG W AND GREATER THAN 1000 M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
SEEN IN SATELLITE MOV W AND MOV MATCHES WELL WITH
NWP. A CONT W-LY MOV THRU T+12 IS BASED ON FCST
GUIDANCE. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200719/0400Z

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