Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
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 2020), 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: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thursday Aug 13, 2020 01:30 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:

FVXX21 at 01:26 UTC, 13/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200813/0122Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/759

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 13/0100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0200 W07817 - S0224 W07805
- S0226 W07818 - S0201 W07822 - S0200 W07817 MOV
S 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0700Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07822
- S0200 W07818 - S0236 W07818 - S0232 W07838 -
S0159 W07822

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/1300Z SFC/FL200 S0201
W07822 - S0201 W07818 - S0237 W07825 - S0229
W07848 - S0201 W07822

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1900Z SFC/FL200 S0200
W07821 - S0201 W07818 - S0238 W07831 - S0227
W07853 - S0200 W07821

RMK: VA SEEN IN SAT NOW MOV SSE AND EXTDG 10 NM
FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE DOES NOT AGREE WITH
CURRENT MOV AS IT SHOWS MORE OF A SSW-LY MOV.
CONFIDENCE IN FCST BEYOND T+6 IS LOW. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200813/0715Z

Previous news
 

More on VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?
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.