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Sangay volcano (Ecuador) activity update: New eruptive period- activity at two vents

Wednesday May 22, 2019 13:36 PM | DOOR: MJFLEGEND

Great view of the volcano. Credit: IGEPN.
Great view of the volcano. Credit: IGEPN.
Activity on May 17, showing the lava flow from the flank vent and the two-tone appearance similar to a famous image of Mt. St. Helens. Credit: M. Almeida/IGEPN.
Activity on May 17, showing the lava flow from the flank vent and the two-tone appearance similar to a famous image of Mt. St. Helens. Credit: M. Almeida/IGEPN.
The volcano is confirmed to be in a new eruptive period following earlier minor ash emissions. Explosive activity is occurring at the summit crater, and the Ñuñurcu lava dome on the upper east flank (last active 2017) is producing a lava flow which sometimes collapses causing pyroclastic flows.
Vorig nieuws
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
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 . ... [meer...]
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [meer...]
Sunday, May 19, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [meer...]
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 . ... [meer...]
Sunday, May 12, 2019
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 . ... [meer...]

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