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 CLD OBS IN STLT. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Monday May 11, 2020 22:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 22:11 UTC, 11/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200511/2045Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/477

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 13/2020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0226 W07840 - S0210 W07852 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/0230Z SFC/FL220 S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0227 W07840 - S0210 W07853 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/0830Z SFC/FL220 S0159
W07819 - S0201 W07818 - S0227 W07840 - S0210
W07853 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/1430Z SFC/FL220 S0158
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0218 W07851 - S0159
W07854 - S0158 W07819

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN STLT MOV SW OF SUMMIT APRX 25
NM WHILE MIXING WITH WX CLD. FL AND FCST MVMT
BASED ON NWP MODEL GDNC WINDS. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200512/0245Z

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.