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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) 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 EMS LIKELY to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Thu, 16 Jan 2020, 10:30
10:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 10:29 UTC, 16/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200116/1027Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/053

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS LIKELY

OBS VA DTG: 16/1000Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N0005 W07752 - S0004 W07740
- S0005 W07740 - S0001 W07755 - N0005 W07752 MOV
NW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/1600Z SFC/FL170 N0005 W07752
- S0004 W07740 - S0005 W07740 - S0001 W07755 -
N0005 W07752

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/2200Z SFC/FL170 N0005
W07752 - S0004 W07740 - S0005 W07740 - S0001
W07755 - N0005 W07752

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/0400Z SFC/FL170 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EM NOT SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY DUE TO CLD
COVER. HOWEVER VA IS EXPCD IN THE AREA. VA HEIGHT
AND FRCST BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200116/1630Z

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