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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: LGT VA CLDS OBS IN STLT. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Thursday Jan 09, 2020 02:45 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 02:32 UTC, 09/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200109/0230Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/036

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA CLDS OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 09/0210Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S0000 W07758 - S0004 W07740
- S0005 W07740 - S0008 W07758 - S0000 W07758 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL160 S0000 W07758
- S0004 W07739 - S0005 W07740 - S0008 W07758 -
S0000 W07758

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1400Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/2000Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: INTMT LGT VA CLDS OBS FANNING AS THEY MOV W
OF SUMMIT. ACTVTY FCST TO SLOW THRU T+6 HR BASED
ON ASH3D. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200109/0830Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Jan 08, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 08, 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]
Wednesday, Jan 08, 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]
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on  7 Jan 2020
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]
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]

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