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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 EMS ONGOING to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Fri, 25 Sep 2020, 22:30
22:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 25 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 25 Sep 2020
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 22:15 UTC, 25/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200925/2212Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/937

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS ONGOING

OBS VA DTG: 25/2140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819
- S0207 W07858 - S0202 W07858 - S0159 W07819 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 26/0330Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07858
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0203 W07858 -
S0158 W07858

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 26/0930Z SFC/FL200 S0149
W07858 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0155
W07858 - S0149 W07858

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/1530Z SFC/FL200 S0149
W07858 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0155
W07858 - S0149 W07858

RMK: VA DETECTED ON STLT MOVG WSW OF SUMMIT.
INTMT HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR. VONA RPRT INDICATES
CONTD EMS. NWP MDL WINDS FCST TO TURN MORE FM THE
ESE THRU T+18 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200926/0415Z

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