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)
: 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 CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Friday May 08, 2020 19:00 PM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 18:53 UTC, 08/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200508/1850Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/465

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 08/1820Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0144 W07847 - S0156 W07817
- S0204 W07819 - S0205 W07850 - S0144 W07847 MOV
WNW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0030Z SFC/FL200 S0156 W07901
- S0157 W07820 - S0205 W07817 - S0221 W07850 -
S0156 W07901

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1230Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT MOVG WNW FM SUMMIT. LOW
CONF WITH VA EXT DUE TO WX CLDS. VA HGT/DIR FM
STLT/NWP MDLS SHOWS WNW-LY TO WSW-LY MOVMT TREND
THRU T+6. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200509/0045Z

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.