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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: VA EMS MOV SW to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wed, 3 Feb 2021, 02:15
02:15 AM | 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 02:08 UTC, 03/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210203/0206Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/132

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS MOV SW

OBS VA DTG: 03/0130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0201 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0214 W07832 - S0205 W07836 - S0201 W07820 MOV
SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0730Z SFC/FL190 S0200 W07819
- S0202 W07819 - S0220 W07837 - S0204 W07843 -
S0200 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/1330Z SFC/FL190 S0200
W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0220 W07837 - S0204
W07843 - S0200 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1930Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA IS OBS MOV SW UP TO 17NM FM THE SUMMIT.
NWP MDL INDICATES A CONT SW MOV THRU T+12HRS.
...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210203/0800Z

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