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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS AT FL200. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Saturday Jul 04, 2020 03:30 AM | 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 03:29 UTC, 04/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200704/0328Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/635

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS AT FL200.

OBS VA DTG: 04/0300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07913 - S0158 W07819
- S0202 W07818 - S0220 W07914 - S0155 W07913 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0900Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07917
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0216 W07918 -
S0152 W07917

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/1500Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/2100Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA PLUME OBS IN SAT IMAGERY EXT UP TO 50 NM
W FM SUMMIT. FULL EXTENT OF VA PLUME UNCERTAIN
DUE TO WX CLD OBSCN. OBS FL ESTD FROM NWP MDLS.
CONTD W-LY MVMT EXP THRU T+6. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200704/0930Z

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