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Stratovolcano 3562 m (11,686 ft)
Ecuador, -0.08°S / -77.66°WCurrent status
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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) - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive.Last earthquakes nearby
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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates
Reventador volcano (Ecuador) activity update
Friday Dec 14, 2012 11:05 AM | BY: T
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
A strong pulse of volcanic tremor and volcanic earthquakes occurred earlier today, suggesting a possible small emission. Visible observations remain difficult due to cloud cover and there are no other reports of activity.
Thursday, Dec 13, 2012
While direct observations are usually impossible due to cloud cover, seismic tremor pulses and explosion signals indicate ash emissions occasional mild explosions continue.
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012
Compared to November, the activity has decreased, but weak explosions with small ash emissions continue, accompanied by moderate seismic activity.
Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012
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. ...
Friday, Nov 16, 2012
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. ...
Thursday, Nov 15, 2012
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. ...
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