Reventador volcano (Ecuador): vulcanian activity with continuing lava flow
Thu, 19 May 2022, 02:5302:53 AM | BY: MARTIN
The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues.
The active lava flow on the NE slope at Reventador volcano yesterday (image: IGEPN)
Near-constant vulcanian explosions continue to take place from the summit vent that reached 15,000 ft (4,600 m) altitude and drifted west direction.
The lava flow continues to be active on the northeastern flank. Visibility of the volcano is very limited due to dense clouds for now.
Source: Instituto Geofísico volcano activity update 18 May 2022
Wed, 18 May 2022, 17:52
Reventador volcano (Ecuador) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 11 May-17 May 2022 (Continuing Activity)
IG reported that a high level of activity continued at Reventador during 10-17 May, though cloudy weather conditions sometimes prevented visual observations, particularly during 14-15 May. Gas-and-ash plumes, often observed multiple times a day as reported by the Washington VAAC, rose as high as 1 km above the summit and drifted mainly NW and W. Incandescence from the crater and incandescent blocks rolling 600 m down the flanks was visible during 10-13 May. ... Read all
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