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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: ONGOING VA EMS to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Thursday Mar 12, 2020 01:45 AM | BY: VN

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:

FVXX22 at 01:33 UTC, 12/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200312/0131Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/248

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 12/0050Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S0004 W07739 - S0005 W07739
- S0017 W07749 - S0011 W07752 - S0004 W07739 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0700Z SFC/FL150 S0003 W07740
- S0005 W07739 - S0015 W07750 - S0006 W07753 -
S0003 W07740

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1300Z SFC/FL150 S0002
W07753 - S0004 W07739 - S0005 W07739 - S0010
W07754 - S0002 W07753

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1900Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONTD VA EM EXTD UP TO 12NM SW FM THE
SUMMIT. NWP MDL INDICATES A SW TO W MOV THRU
+12HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200312/0730Z

Previous news
An explosive eruption from Reventador volcano today (image: IG)
Wednesday, Mar 11, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 15,000 ft (4,600 m) altitude. [more]

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