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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) 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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive.

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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD RPTD AT 2156Z BY GEOPHYSICAL INST. to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 22:45
22:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 12 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 12 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 22:28 UTC, 12/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200812/2224Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/671

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD RPTD AT 2156Z BY GEOPHYSICAL
INST.

OBS VA DTG: 12/2210Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S0002 W07742 - S0004 W07739
- S0005 W07740 - S0005 W07743 - S0002 W07742 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0400Z SFC/FL150 S0002 W07749
- S0004 W07739 - S0005 W07740 - S0007 W07749 -
S0002 W07749

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/1000Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1600Z NO VA EXP

RMK: THE GEOPHYSICAL INST. INDICATED THRU VONA
THAT A VA CLD WAS SEEN AT 2156Z MOV NW. VA IS NOT
SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY DUE TO WX CLDS. MODEL
GUIDANCE SHOWS A WNW-LY MOV AND TWD A W-LY MOV BY
T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200813/0430Z

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