Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Jul 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Sangay volcano
Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Sangay webcams / live data | Reports
Sangay volcano books
Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Sangay volcano news

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD OBS IN STLT. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thursday Mar 19, 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 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 01:41 UTC, 19/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200319/0138Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/302

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 19/0120Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0200 W07819 - S0207 W07759
- S0216 W07804 - S0201 W07820 - S0200 W07819 MOV
SE 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0730Z SFC/FL210 S0200 W07820
- S0207 W07759 - S0216 W07804 - S0201 W07819 -
S0200 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/1330Z SFC/FL210 S0200
W07820 - S0207 W07759 - S0216 W07804 - S0201
W07820 - S0200 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1930Z SFC/FL210 S0200
W07820 - S0207 W07759 - S0216 W07804 - S0201
W07820 - S0200 W07820

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN STLT EXTDG APRX 23 NM SE OF
SUMMIT. FL AND FCST MVMT BASED ON NWP MODEL GDNC
WINDS AND ASH3D. WX CLDS IN THE AREA PARTIALLY
OBSCURE VIEW ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200319/0745Z

Previous news

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.