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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: PSBL ONGOING VA EMS to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Mon, 8 Feb 2021, 18:30
18:30 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 18:19 UTC, 08/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210208/1816Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/151

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 08/1750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0159 W07820 - S0200 W07817
- S0228 W07802 - S0230 W07818 - S0159 W07820 MOV
S 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0000Z SFC/FL220 S0159 W07820
- S0200 W07818 - S0229 W07801 - S0231 W07818 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0600Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1200Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLDS. HOTSPOT SEEN IN S/W IR IMAGERY. MODEL
GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT SSE-LY MOV THRU T+6 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210209/0015Z

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