Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
14-27 Mar 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
21-28 Mar 2020: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
28 Mar - 4 Apr 2020: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
11-19 Apr 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
4-8 May 2020: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
2-18 Jul 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Reventador volcano
Stratovolcano 3562 m (11,686 ft)
Ecuador, -0.08°S / -77.66°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Reventador webcams / live data | Reports
Reventador volcano videos
Reventador volcano books | Tours
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.
Last earthquakes nearby
Reventador volcano tours
Reventador Volcano Special (5 days expedition to Ecuador to observe volcanic activity from close)

Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador volcano (Ecuador) activity update

Sunday Dec 30, 2012 11:02 AM | BY: T

Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Current seismic signal from CONE station (IG)
Sporadic small explosions and ash emissions continue, but at lower levels than during past months.
Previous news
Wednesday, Dec 26, 2012
Ash emissions of low intensity continue from time to time at Reventador. The lava dome is most likely continuing to grow, but direct observations are often impossible. IG experiences technical problems with the seismic station at the moment. [more]
Image of Reventador during clear weather today
Tuesday, Dec 18, 2012
Seismicity has recently decreased and become more discontinuous. [more]
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]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.