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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: OCNL EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sun, 3 Jan 2021, 22:15
22:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 22:09 UTC, 03/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210103/2207Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/013

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 03/2140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07826 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0201 W07826 - S0159 W07826 MOV
W 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0330Z SFC/FL190 S0157 W07835
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0203 W07835 -
S0157 W07835

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0930Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1530Z NO VA EXP

RMK: PSBL VA EXT 7 NM W OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG EXP
THRU T+6 BASED ON NWP MODEL GUIDANCE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210104/0400Z

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