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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: LIKELY CONTG VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Monday Jul 06, 2020 08:00 AM | 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 07:55 UTC, 06/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200706/0754Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/642

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LIKELY CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 06/0730Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0153 W07920 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0212 W07920 - S0153 W07920 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1330Z SFC/FL210 S0156 W07921
- S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07819 - S0216 W07922 -
S0156 W07921

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1930Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0130Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT OBS DUE TO WX CLD OBSCN BUT PRESUMED
TO BE PRESENT BASED ON RECENT ACT. OBS VA AREA
BASED ON PREV VAA AND NWP MDLS. IR HOTSPOT
DETECTED. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200706/1400Z

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