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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: CONTG OCNL VA EM OBS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Wed, 12 Feb 2020, 04:45
04:45 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:

FVXX24 at 04:41 UTC, 12/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200212/0438Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0005 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/140

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG OCNL VA EM OBS

OBS VA DTG: 12/0410Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N0002 W07758 - S0003 W07739
- S0004 W07739 - S0004 W07800 - N0002 W07758 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1000Z SFC/FL160 N0003 W07759
- S0004 W07739 - S0004 W07740 - S0004 W07801 -
N0003 W07759

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1600Z SFC/FL160 N0005
W07759 - S0004 W07739 - S0004 W07740 - S0005
W07801 - N0005 W07759

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/2200Z SFC/FL160 N0005
W07759 - S0003 W07739 - S0004 W07740 - S0005
W07801 - N0005 W07759

RMK: OCNL PUFFS OF VA OBS IN STLT IMAGERY MOV WNW
20NM FM SUMMIT BEFORE DSIPTG. LTLCG EXP IN WIND
SPD AND DCTN THRU T+18. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200212/1045Z

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