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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) activity update

Thu, 13 Dec 2012, 11:05
11:05 AM | BY: T
Current seismogram CONE station ( IGEPN)
Current seismogram CONE station ( IGEPN)
While direct observations are usually impossible due to cloud cover, seismic tremor pulses and explosion signals indicate ash emissions occasional mild explosions continue.
Previous news
Tue, 11 Dec 2012, 06:30
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Compared to November, the activity has decreased, but weak explosions with small ash emissions continue, accompanied by moderate seismic activity. ... read all
Tue, 20 Nov 2012, 11:05
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Reventador volcano's activity continues at elevated levels with the possibility of larger explosive eruptions and pyroclastic flows, according to the latest report of the Instituto Geofísico. ... read all
Fri, 16 Nov 2012, 10:26
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
While visual observations are difficult to absent due to near constant cloud cover, the seismic signal tells a clear story that significant activity is going on at the growing lava dome. read all
Thu, 15 Nov 2012, 06:26
Current seismic signal (CONE station) showing tremor and activity from rockfalls and small quakes (IG)
A new phase of activity started on 9 November, characterized by lava flows from the crater, steam plumes, and thermal anomalies detected in satellite images. ... read all
Tue, 13 Nov 2012, 11:05
The volcano observatory reported an new ash emission reaching 17,000 ft (about 5.2 km) altitude, i.e. an ash plume rising about 2 km above the volcano. ... read all
 

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