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Ecuador, -0.08°S / -77.66°W
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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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive.
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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates
Reventador volcano (Ecuador): eruption continues with lava flows
Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 09:10
09:10 AM | BY: MARTIN
Thermal image of the lava flow from Reventador volcano (image: IGEPN)
Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues.
IGEPN reported that the lava flow continues to be active on the northeastern slopes
of the volcano, currently about 200 m long.
Explosive activity continues associated with blocks ejected away from the crater towards the northeast direction. Near-constant ash emissions reached up to 15,000 ft (4,600 m)
altitude and drifted west.
Incandescence continues to be observed from the summit crater.
Source: Instituto Geofísico volcano activity update 14 August 2020
The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at high levels. ... read all
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