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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: OCNL VA CLDS AND SUMMIT HOTSPOT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tuesday Sep 08, 2020 23:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  8 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 8 Sep 2020
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 23:32 UTC, 08/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200908/2329Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/860

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA CLDS AND SUMMIT HOTSPOT
OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 08/2300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0153 W07837 - S0157 W07820
- S0203 W07819 - S0207 W07837 - S0153 W07837 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0500Z SFC/FL210 S0149 W07848
- S0157 W07820 - S0203 W07819 - S0211 W07847 -
S0149 W07848

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1100Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1700Z NO VA EXP

RMK: OCNL VA CLDS AND SUMMIT HOTSPOT OBS IN STLT.
LOW CONF WITH VA EXT DUE TO WX CLDS. VA HGT/DIR
FM STLT/NWP MDLS SHOWS CONT W-LY MOVMT THRU T+6.
...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200909/0530Z

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