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Stratovolcano 3562 m (11,686 ft)
Ecuador, -0.08°S / -77.66°W
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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
Wednesday Nov 19, 2014 03:33 AM | BY: T
Activity at the volcano continues with little changes. Occasional small explosions are being reported to occur from the active lava dome in the crater.
Friday, Nov 14, 2014
IG reported moderate volcanic activity including explosions, long-period earthquakes, harmonic tremor, and tremor at Reventador during 5-11 November. ...
Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014
Mild activity consisting of occasional small explosions, characterized as "moderate" by IGEPN, continues at the volcano. Most of the time, the volcano is hidden in clouds and this activity is inferred from seismic signals.
Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Activity at the volcano has increased with more frequent small to moderately sized explosions from the growing lava dome in its summit. An explosion on the evening of 26 July generated a pyroclastic flow on the southwestern slope that reached almost 1 km length. ...
Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014
Intermittent small explosions continue as well as slow lava extrusion at the summit, evidenced by thermal hot spots visible on satellite data.
Wednesday, Jul 02, 2014
A strong explosion occurred at the volcano this morning at 06:50 local time. It produced a heavily loaded, dense eruption column that collapsed into a pyroclastic flow that swept down the flank of the cone: ...
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