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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS AT 1420Z

Wednesday Aug 24, 2016 15:30 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 15:27 UTC, 24/08/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160824/1525Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR
352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/082

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GUAYAQUIL MWO.


ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS AT 1420Z

OBS VA DTG: 24/1445Z

OBS VA CLD: VA
NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL190 090/15KT

FCST VA
CLD +6HR: 24/2100Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/0300Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
25/0900Z

RMK: MWO RPRT VA EMS TO FL190 AT 1420Z. VA NOT
OBS IN VIS
STLT IMAGERY UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR SKY
CONDITIONS. ...MICHAEL

NXT
ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news

Monday, Aug 08, 2016
At the moment, this is Ecuador's most active volcano. According to the Istituto Geofisico (IGEPN), its activity is "high". A lava dome continues to grow at the summit crater. ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016
The eruptive activity of the volcano continues with no significant changes, at moderate to high levels, as IGEPN reports on a daily basis. ... [more]
Explosion at Reventador volcano this morning
Monday, Aug 24, 2015
The volcano's activity remains at similar levels as during the past weeks. Lava continues to be extruded from the summit crater, producing frequent small to moderate explosions. No sustained lava flow is currently active: ... [more]
Small explosion at Reventador volcano yesterday
Monday, Aug 17, 2015
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. [more]
Active lava flow on Reventador today, seen on the thermal webcam
Sunday, Jun 28, 2015
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. ... [more]

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