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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 Oct 15, 2013 14:22 PM | BY: T

Ash explosion at Reventador volcano yesterday
Ash explosion at Reventador volcano yesterday
Steam and ash emissions with occasional explosions from the summit vent continue. Yesterday morning, a plume was seen rising about 1 km. IGPEN characterizes activity as moderate to high.
Previous news

Sunday, Oct 13, 2013
Intermittent small to moderate ash explosions continue. [more]
Wednesday, Oct 09, 2013
Activity remained unchanged at moderate levels with sporadic explosions producing ash plumes up to about 1 km height. [more]
Reventador volcano last evening with crater glow and steam/ash venting
Saturday, Oct 05, 2013
Activity has remained unchanged at moderate levels. Weak glow from the summit, intense steaming and few ash explosions occur. [more]
Steam emission (with ash?) from Reventador yesterday
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]
Small ash explosion from Reventador yesterday (IGPEN webcam)
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]

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