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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
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Explosive and effusive.
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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador volcano (Ecuador) activity update: active lava flow no southwestern flank, intermittent explosions

Thursday Feb 12, 2015 17:40 PM | BY: T

Thermal image of Reventador's new lava flow today
Thermal image of Reventador's new lava flow today
Reventador yesterday with what could be the start of the lava flow
Reventador yesterday with what could be the start of the lava flow
A new lava flow seems to be active on the southwestern flank. Occasional explosions continue from the summit vent where a lava dome is growing.
From the thermal webcam images, it seems that the lava flow began yesterday.
Previous news
Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
Activity with sporadic small explosions from the active dome continues. Seismic activity is at moderate levels. [more]
Reventador's new lava flow seen with infrared webcam this morning
Sunday, Dec 07, 2014
A new lava flow started to descend the southwest flank of the summit cone on 2 Dec and is still active. It has reached the base of the cone and is now approx. 1 km long. ... [more]
Glow from Reventador's summit this morning
Wednesday, Dec 03, 2014
Activity remains similar to the past months at moderate, but fluctuating levels. A more intense phase seems to be going on at the moment, as bright glow has been visible at the summit since yesterday night. ... [more]
Infrared image of the lava flow on Reventador volcano on 10 Nov (IGEPN)
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014
A new lava flow is active on the upper NW flank of the volcano, originating from the base of its lava dome. Likely, the flow started in mid to late October; on 19 Nov, it had a length of less than 1 km. [more]
Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
Activity at the volcano continues with little changes. Occasional small explosions are being reported to occur from the active lava dome in the crater. [more]

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