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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 CLD OBS IN STLT. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Wed, 18 Nov 2020, 19:30
19:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 18 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 18 Nov 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:

FVXX21 at 19:26 UTC, 18/11/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201118/1924Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1126

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 18/1850Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0144 W07840 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0152 W07847 - S0144 W07840 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0100Z SFC/FL210 S0143 W07840
- S0201 W07819 - S0202 W07820 - S0152 W07847 -
S0143 W07840

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0700Z SFC/FL210 S0142
W07840 - S0200 W07819 - S0202 W07820 - S0152
W07847 - S0142 W07840

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1300Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN STLT MOV NW OF SUMMIT APRX 20
NM PRIOR TO WX CLDS OBSCURING VIS. FCST BASED ON
NWP. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201119/0130Z

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