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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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive.
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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador volcano (Ecuador): the lava flow has increased

Sun, 23 Aug 2020, 18:42
18:42 PM | BY: MARTIN
Glow visible at night from Reventador volcano on 16 August (image: IGEPN)
Glow visible at night from Reventador volcano on 16 August (image: IGEPN)
Thermal image of the lava flow from Reventador volcano on 20 August (image: IGEPN)
Thermal image of the lava flow from Reventador volcano on 20 August (image: IGEPN)
Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues.
IGEPN reported that the lava flow on the northeast flank has increased in length currently about 350 m long, as can be seen in the thermal image.
Incandescence continues to be observed from the summit crater.
Near-constant ash emissions reached up to 15,000 ft (4,600 m) altitude and drifted W.
Source: Instituto Geofísico volcano activity update 23 August 2020
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