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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 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 00:13 UTC, 17/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210117/0011Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/060

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. VONA. WEBCAM. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 16/2330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0159 W07831 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0204 W07831 - S0159 W07831 MOV
W 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/0530Z SFC/FL210 S0159 W07834
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0206 W07834 -
S0159 W07834

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/1130Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1730Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA DETECTED ON STLT MOVG WSW OF SUMMIT.
WEBCAM SHOWS VA EMS AND VONA RPRT CONFIRMS. STG
HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR. NO CHG FCST IN MDL WINDS
NXT 6 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210117/0615Z

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