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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Thursday Feb 06, 2020 22:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Reventador volcano on  6 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 6 Feb 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX24 at 22:24 UTC, 06/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200206/2222Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/118

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 06/2200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N0008 W07741 - S0005 W07737
- S0005 W07740 - N0008 W07746 - N0008 W07741 MOV
N 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0400Z SFC/FL150 N0012 W07747
- S0004 W07737 - S0007 W07741 - N0008 W07752 -
N0012 W07747

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1000Z SFC/FL150 N0012
W07745 - S0004 W07737 - S0007 W07740 - N0009
W07750 - N0012 W07745

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1600Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA NOT DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLD. HGT AND OBS VA BASED ON NWP MODEL OUTPUT
WITH LOW CONFIDENCE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200207/0415Z

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