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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
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Explosive and effusive.
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Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates
Reventador volcano (Ecuador): strong eruption this morning
Tuesday Apr 07, 2015 08:07 AM | BY: T
Incandescent material on Reventador volcano, presumably from an eruption this morning
A larger explosion seems to have occurred about an hour ago. On the thermal webcam, the upper cone is seen covered with incandescent ejecta.
Cloud cover prevents visible imagery to show more details.
Monday, Mar 16, 2015
The recent lava flow on the southwestern flank, that had started early on 11 March and had reached a length of approx. 1500 m, seems no longer to be active, or has decreased a lot. Occasional small explosions continue to occur at the summit vent.
Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015
Mild explosive and effusive activity in the form of a dome at the summit crater continue. Washington VAAC reported several small ash emissions and thermal images suggest that the lava flow on the upper western flank remains active.
Thursday, Feb 12, 2015
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. ...
Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
Activity with sporadic small explosions from the active dome continues. Seismic activity is at moderate levels.
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. ...
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