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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

Tuesday Dec 18, 2012 11:05 AM | BY: T

Image of Reventador during clear weather today
Image of Reventador during clear weather today
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Seismicity has recently decreased and become more discontinuous.
Previous news
Monday, Dec 17, 2012
A steam plume was seen rising about 1 km above the crater during a (rare) window of clear weather on 16 Dec. [more]
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Friday, Dec 14, 2012
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. [more]
Current seismogram CONE station ( IGEPN)
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. [more]
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012
Compared to November, the activity has decreased, but weak explosions with small ash emissions continue, accompanied by moderate seismic activity. [more]
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
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. ... [more]

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