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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: POSS VA CLD. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Tuesday Jan 07, 2020 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Reventador volcano on  7 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 7 Jan 2020
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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 23:13 UTC, 07/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200107/2311Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0005 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/030

INFO SOURCE: NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA CLD.

OBS VA DTG: 08/0000Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S0004 W07740 - S0005 W07738
- S0023 W07750 - S0016 W07759 - S0004 W07740 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0600Z SFC/FL160 S0004 W07740
- S0007 W07738 - S0014 W07759 - S0005 W07801 -
S0004 W07740

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1200Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1800Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: INTMT VA CLD OBS IN STLT. VA CLD FCST MVMT
BASED ON ASH3D AND NWP MODEL GUIDANCE. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200108/0515Z

Previous news
Strong vulcanian eruption of Reventador volcano at around midnight 6-7 Jan 2020 (image: Tom Pfeiffer / VolcanoDiscovery)
Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020
The activity at the volcano remains essentially unchanged at moderate levels. During 4-7 Jan 2020, we visited the volcano and observed strong vulcanian-type explosions at irregular intervals of 4-12 hours. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020
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 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020
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 . ... [more]
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
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 10 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 . ... [more]

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