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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA/GASES SEEN IN SAT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thursday Sep 10, 2020 12:30 PM | 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 12:27 UTC, 10/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200910/1224Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/866

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA/GASES SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 10/1200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07840 - S0200 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0204 W07841 - S0155 W07840 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1800Z SFC/FL200 S0153 W07847
- S0201 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0205 W07847 -
S0153 W07847

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0000Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0600Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA/GASES SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY MOV W AND EXTDG
30 NM FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT W-LY
MOV THRU T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200910/1830Z

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