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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: VA EM CONTINUES to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Saturday Sep 19, 2020 02:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 19 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 19 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 01:50 UTC, 19/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200919/0147Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/903

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM CONTINUES

OBS VA DTG: 19/0130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0156 W07922 - S0200 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0208 W07922 - S0156 W07922 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0730Z SFC/FL210 S0158 W07843
- S0200 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0204 W07844 -
S0158 W07843

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/1330Z SFC/FL210 S0158
W07844 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0204
W07844 - S0158 W07844

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1930Z SFC/FL210 S0157
W07844 - S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0204
W07844 - S0157 W07844

RMK: CONS VA EM SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY EXTENDING
APPROX 65 NM W OF SUMMIT. VA HEIGHT AND FRCST
BASED ON IMAGERY, VO RPRT AND MODEL GUIDANCES.
...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200919/0745Z

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