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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

Sunday Nov 03, 2013 10:40 AM | BY: T

Small ash explosion from Reventador yesterday evening (IGPEN webcam)
Small ash explosion from Reventador yesterday evening (IGPEN webcam)
Sporadic explosions of small to moderate size continue to occur at the summit vent. A pilot observed an ash plume at 22,000 ft (6.7 km) altitude last night.
Previous news
Ash explosion at Reventador volcano this morning
Thursday, Oct 17, 2013
IGPEN reports no significant change in the currently mild, intermittent explosive activity. During the latest 24 hour observation interval, 12 ash explosions were recorded and observed ash plumes rose to about 1 km above the crater. [more]
Ash explosion at Reventador volcano yesterday
Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013
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. [more]

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]

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