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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
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Explosive and effusive.
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Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Thursday Mar 12, 2020 13:00 PM | 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 12:48 UTC, 12/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200312/1246Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0005 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/250

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 12/1220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S0004 W07740 - S0007 W07738
- S0023 W07756 - S0013 W07801 - S0004 W07740 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1830Z SFC/FL150 S0003 W07804
- S0004 W07739 - S0006 W07738 - S0013 W07804 -
S0003 W07804

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0030Z SFC/FL150 S0003
W07739 - S0007 W07738 - S0019 W07759 - S0006
W07805 - S0003 W07739

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0630Z SFC/FL150 S0003
W07739 - S0007 W07738 - S0016 W07803 - S0005
W07805 - S0003 W07739

RMK: DISCRETE VA EM SEEN IN STLT AND WEB CAM
EXTND APRX 25 NM WSW OF SUMMIT BEFORE OBSC BY MET
CLDS. VA EM APPEAR TO BE OF TYPICAL MAGNITUDE FM
THIS VOLCANO AND ACT EXPECTED TO CONT THRU FCST
PERIOD. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200312/1845Z

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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