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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: VA CLDS OBS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 3 Jan 2021, 10:45
10:45 AM | BY: VN
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 10:36 UTC, 03/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210103/1034Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/011

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS.

OBS VA DTG: 03/1010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0152 W07849 - S0200 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0205 W07849 - S0152 W07849 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/1600Z SFC/FL200 S0153 W07849
- S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0206 W07849 -
S0153 W07849

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/2200Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/0400Z NO VA EXP

RMK: LGT VA CLDS OBS BETWEEN BREAKS IN WX CLD
COVER. VA OBS 30 NMI W OF SUMMIT. FL AND FCST
BASED ON MODEL WINDS. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210103/1630Z

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