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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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Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LGT VA EMS LKLY to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Friday Sep 18, 2020 03:15 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:

FVXX20 at 03:06 UTC, 18/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200918/0305Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/899

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA EMS LKLY

OBS VA DTG: 18/0240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07829 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0202 W07829 - S0158 W07829 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/0830Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07830
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0202 W07829 -
S0158 W07830

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/1430Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/2030Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT DUE TO WX CLD CVR. OBS
AND FCST IS BASED ON PREV ADV. NWP MODELS SUPPORT
CONT W-WARD MVMNT AT 10-15KT BLW FL200.
...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200918/0900Z

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