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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: CONS VA EMS SEEN IN STLT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 10 Jan 2021, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 10 Jan 2021
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 10 Jan 2021
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 20:53 UTC, 10/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210110/2050Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/039

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS SEEN IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 10/2030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0153 W07857 - S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07821 - S0205 W07856 - S0153 W07857 MOV
W 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0230Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0209 W07904 - S0158 W07904 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0830Z SFC/FL200 S0151
W07904 - S0158 W07818 - S0204 W07818 - S0204
W07904 - S0151 W07904

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1430Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOVG W AND EXTDG
ARND 30 NM FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT
W-LY MOV THRU T+12 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210111/0245Z

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