Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador volcano (Ecuador): activity remains elevated, possible lava flow

Mon, 17 Aug 2015, 10:54
10:54 AM | BY: T
Small explosion at Reventador volcano yesterday
Small explosion at Reventador volcano yesterday
Current seismic signal (CONE station, IGEPN)
Current seismic signal (CONE station, IGEPN)
Possible lava flow from the summit of Reventador this morning
Possible lava flow from the summit of Reventador this morning
Activity at the volcano remains high, both internally (seismicity) and at the summit crater where viscous lava is being extruded. Occasional explosions and incandescent avalanches, possibly also a short lava flow result from this process.

Previous news

Sun, 28 Jun 2015, 10:55
Active lava flow on Reventador today, seen on the thermal webcam
Activity at the volcano has been relatively intense during the past days with at least one active lava flow, approx. 1-1.5 km long, traveling down the SE side of the summit cone. Read all
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