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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: NEW VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sat, 16 Jan 2021, 06:00
06:00 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 05:55 UTC, 16/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210116/0553Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/057

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. VOLCAT. ABBA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 16/0530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0217 W07902 - S0200 W07902 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/1130Z SFC/FL200 S0154 W07904
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0210 W07905 -
S0154 W07904

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/1730Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/2330Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VOLCAT PROD SHOWS A FAINT STREAM OF VA
EXTENDING TO THE WSW OF SUMMIT. INCANDESCENCE
ALSO PRESENT AT SUMMIT. WEB CAM INOP. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210116/1200Z

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