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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: CONT VA EMS OBS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Mon, 2 Nov 2020, 23:45
23:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 2 Nov 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 and is moving at 5-10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 23:38 UTC, 02/11/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201102/2328Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1066

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 02/2326Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0110 W07831 - S0159 W07820
- S0132 W07907 - S0110 W07831 MOV NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0530Z SFC/FL200 S0109 W07831
- S0159 W07819 - S0133 W07907 - S0109 W07831

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/1130Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1730Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV N TO NW IN STLT IMAGERY.
VA EMS FCST TO CONT MOV NW FM SUMMIT THRU T+6HRS.
...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201103/0530Z=

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