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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Tuesday Apr 23, 2019 04:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 03:47 UTC, 23/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190423/0345Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0005 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/444

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 23/0315Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N0016 W07747 - S0003 W07739
- N0008 W07801 - N0016 W07747 MOV NW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0930Z SFC/FL160 N0016 W07747
- S0003 W07739 - N0008 W07802 - N0016 W07747

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/1530Z SFC/FL160 N0016
W07746 - S0004 W07739 - N0008 W07802 - N0016
W07746

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/2130Z SFC/FL160 N0016
W07746 - S0003 W07739 - N0008 W07802 - N0016
W07746

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS IN RGB COMPOSITE IMAGERY MOV
NW TO NEAR 25NM FM SUMMIT. VA FCST TO CONT NW MOV
THRU T+18HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190423/0945Z

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