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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) Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity

Sangay volcano news

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTMT VA SEEN IN SAT to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 22 Nov 2020, 20:30
20:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 22 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 22 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 20:21 UTC, 22/11/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201122/2017Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1139

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA SEEN IN SAT

OBS VA DTG: 22/1950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0156 W07840 - S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07821 - S0203 W07842 - S0156 W07840 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0200Z SFC/FL200 S0149 W07846
- S0158 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0158 W07847 -
S0149 W07846

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0800Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1400Z NO VA EXP

RMK: INTMT VA SEEN IN SAT MOV W FM SUMMIT AND
EXTDG 10 NM. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOW A MORE WNW-LY
MOV BY T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201123/0215Z

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