Reventador volcano (Ecuador), eruption news: new summit eruption
A new eruption is reported from Reventador volcano. The Ecuadorian Institute of Geophysics (Istituto Geofisico, IG) reports eruptive tremor starting on 27 July from 15h00 local time. In the evening of that day, incandscence became visible from the summit of the volcano, indicating lava flows. An ash plume rose to 500-2000m and light ashfall was reported in the area around Olmedo.
Вт, 29 июл 2008, 16:0516:05 PM |
Reventador's last eruption was in March 2007.
Wed, 23 Jul 2008, 06:00
Reventador volcano (Ecuador) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 23 July-29 July 2008 (New Activity / Unrest)
The IG reported that the number of earthquakes per day from Reventador increased during July and were the greatest on 24 and 25 July. At 1500 on 27 July, continuous seismic tremor was registered and was followed by observations of incandescence around the crater. Thermal anomalies were also identified on satellite imagery. ... Read all
Thu, 18 Oct 2007, 15:52
Infrequent, mostly small ash eruptions continue at Reventarod volcano. On 11 October, the volcano produced an ash plume that rose to an altitude of 4.6 km (15,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted S. ... Read all