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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) - ?
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Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thu, 24 Sep 2020, 22:45
22:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 24 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 24 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 22:28 UTC, 24/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200924/2226Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/933

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 24/2200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0155 W07854 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0202 W07854 - S0155 W07854 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0400Z SFC/FL210 S0154 W07853
- S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0202 W07854 -
S0154 W07853

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1000Z SFC/FL210 S0158
W07855 - S0158 W07818 - S0200 W07819 - S0204
W07853 - S0158 W07855

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/1600Z SFC/FL210 S0159
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0205 W07854 - S0159
W07855 - S0159 W07819

RMK: VA OCNL SEEN ON STLT IN BINOVC. NO RECENT
VONA RPRTS. NWP MDL WINDS FCST TO TURN A BIT MORE
ENE AFTER T+6HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200925/0430Z

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