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Satellite image of Tungurahua volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Satellite image of Tungurahua volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Tungurahua volcano
Stratovolcano 5023 m (16,479 ft)
Ecuador, -1.47°S / -78.44°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Tungurahua volcano eruptions:
1534, 1557, 1640(?), 1641, 1644(?), 1646(?), 1757(?), 1773, 1776, 1777(?), 1781(?), 1857, 1885(?), 1886-88, 1900(?), 1916-25, 1944, 2000 - 2016, 2017 (?)
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
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Tungurahua volcano news & eruption updates:

Tungurahua volcano (Ecuador) activity update: ash plumes 2-3 km high, ash fall in areas 8 km W and SW of the volcano

Thu, 15 Mar 2012, 08:44
08:44 AM | BY: T
Previous news
Mon, 12 Mar 2012, 11:05
From about 13:00 (local time) today (12 March), Tungurahua volcano started erupting a constant column of steam and ash. At the same time, volcanic tremor was recorded. ... read all
Tue, 6 Mar 2012, 11:05
Ash plumes 1 km high observed on 5 March, with ash fall in Choglontus. ... read all
Sun, 4 Mar 2012, 20:39
Ecuador's Instituto Geofísico (IG) reports an increase of Tunguarahua volcano's activity: Since last night (3 March), 4 explosions have been reported of moderate to large size. An explosion at 07:31 local time today produced an ash columnreaching about 4 km in height and drifting to the west - northwest. ... read all
Fri, 24 Feb 2012, 11:05
Eruption of Tungurahua volcano on 23 Feb, 2012 at around 18h00 local time (photo courtesy: G. Viracucha - IGEPN)
From about midnight yesterday, 23 February, a decrease in several parameters of the activity of Tungurahua volcano is reported by Ecuador's Instituto Geofísico who closely monitor the volcano. ... read all
Thu, 23 Feb 2012, 06:27
Activity at Tungurahua continues with increased level of seismic activity, visible glow at the crater and occasional ash eruptions. ... read all

 

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