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

Tuesday Jul 07, 2020 06:30 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 06:16 UTC, 07/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200707/0614Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/646

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LIKELY CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 07/0550Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0155 W07902 - S0159 W07819
- S0202 W07820 - S0212 W07901 - S0155 W07902 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/1200Z SFC/FL210 S0144 W07900
- S0158 W07819 - S0202 W07820 - S0159 W07902 -
S0144 W07900

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1800Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/0000Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT CURRENTLY OBS IN SAT IMAGERY DUE TO
WX CLDS BUT VA CLD WAS OBS UP TO 40 NM W OF
SUMMIT JUST PRIOR TO OBSCN 1-2 HRS AGO. IR
HOTSPOT OBS. FL MVMT EXP TO TURN TO WNW BY T+6.
...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200707/1215Z

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