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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: ONGOING VA EM

Monday Aug 28, 2017 14:30 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 13:59 UTC, 28/08/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170828/1357Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/340

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16.
GUAYAQUIL MWO. ASHTAM. NWP MODELS. VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 28/1315Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL190 090/10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/1930Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/0130Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/0730Z

RMK: BRIEF VA EM OBS IN WEBCAM AT 28/1223Z. VA EM
NOT SEEN ON STLT DUE TO WX CLDS. ...GAETANO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170828/2000Z

Previous news
Lava flows on Reventador's SE and SW flanks (COPETE infrared webcam / IGPEN)
Saturday, Aug 26, 2017
The activity at the volcano has picked up recently. Lava has been overspilling the summit crater and generating several short, viscous lava flows and incandescent avalanches that have been descending the flanks of the volcano. ... [more]

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