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Sangay volcano
Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay volcano news

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT.

Wednesday May 06, 2020 17:30 PM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 17:24 UTC, 06/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200506/1721Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/460

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GUAYAQUIL MWO.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 06/1700Z

OBS VA CLD: NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/2300Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0500Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1100Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY AND LOOKS TO
BE GASES. NO RPRTS RECEIVED ON NEW ACTIVITY OVER
THE LAST FEW HOURS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Lava flows on the southeastern flank at Sangay volcano (image: IGEPN)
Tuesday, May 05, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 20,000 ft (6,100 m) altitude. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the southwest and causes ash fall on the volcano's slopes. ... [more]

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