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Stratovolcano 3562 m (11,686 ft)
Ecuador, -0.08°S / -77.66°WCurrent status
(4 out of 5)Reventador webcams / live data
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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) - ongoingTypical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive.Last earthquakes nearbyLatest satellite images
Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates
Reventador volcano (Ecuador) activity update
Wednesday Oct 09, 2013 16:59 PM | BY: T
Activity remained unchanged at moderate levels with sporadic explosions producing ash plumes up to about 1 km height.
Saturday, Oct 05, 2013
Activity has remained unchanged at moderate levels. Weak glow from the summit, intense steaming and few ash explosions occur.
Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013
Activity (as far as could be observed) has been a bit calmer with less frequent explosions during the past days, but essentially remains unchanged. Seismic activity is at moderate to high levels and a thermal hot spot is visible at the summit. [more]
Thursday, Sep 19, 2013
Activity remains at moderate to high levels. The volcano produces degassing, ash venting and relatively frequent small (strombolian-type) explosions that generate small ash plumes rising a few 100 m. Incandescence can be seen at night, IGPEN reported. ... [more]
Monday, Sep 16, 2013
An explosion was heard last evening (but could not be observed due to cloud cover). Activity, both internal (seismic) and external, remain generally at moderate to high levels, but has been lower today. ... [more]
Saturday, Sep 14, 2013
Activity, both internal and external, remains high, with occasional ash explosions and possibly lava effusion from the summit vent.
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