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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: ONGOING VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 06:45
06:45 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 06:29 UTC, 17/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210117/0627Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/061

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 17/0550Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0201 W07820 - S0202 W07819
- S0208 W07838 - S0201 W07841 - S0201 W07820 MOV
W 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/1200Z SFC/FL210 S0200 W07819
- S0202 W07818 - S0210 W07844 - S0201 W07844 -
S0200 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/1800Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/0000Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA EXTD UP TO 20NM W FM THE SUMMIT. NWP MDL
SUGGESTS A CONT W MOV THRU T+6 HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210117/1230Z

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