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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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1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay volcano news

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA SEEN IN SAT AND VOLCAT ALERT. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tuesday Jun 02, 2020 14:30 PM | 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:

FVXX20 at 14:15 UTC, 02/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200602/1412Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/527

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA SEEN IN SAT AND VOLCAT ALERT.

OBS VA DTG: 02/1350Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0147 W07834 - S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0159 W07840 - S0147 W07834 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/2000Z SFC/FL210 S0132 W07841
- S0159 W07819 - S0203 W07820 - S0152 W07855 -
S0132 W07841

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0200Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0800Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA SEEN IN SAT MOV NW AND EXTDG ARND 10 NM
FM SUMMIT. VOLCAT ALERTS RECEIVED FOR ACT. NWP
GUIDANCE INDICATES A CONT NW-LY MOV THRU T+6 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200602/2015Z

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Continuing lava flows on the SE flank at Sangay volcano (image: IGEPN)
Tuesday, Jun 02, 2020
IGEPN reported that the lava flows continue to be active on the south-eastern slopes of the volcano. Incandescent avalanches of material continues to be observed. ... [more]

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