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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: NEW VA EMS MOV SW to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Saturday Feb 29, 2020 22:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 29 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 29 Feb 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 22:39 UTC, 29/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200229/2238Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0005 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/212

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS MOV SW

OBS VA DTG: 29/2200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0004 W07739 - S0005 W07738
- S0014 W07741 - S0009 W07747 - S0004 W07739 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/0400Z SFC/FL210 S0004 W07740
- S0005 W07738 - S0027 W07746 - S0014 W07758 -
S0004 W07740

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/1000Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/1600Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: A NEW PUFF OF VA IS MOVING SW 7NM FM THE
SUMMIT. NWP MDL INDICATES A CONT SW MOV THRU
+6HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200301/0445Z

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