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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: CONTG VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 04:45
04:45 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 04:35 UTC, 11/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210211/0433Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/163

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 11/0410Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0158 W07820 - S0159 W07819
- S0222 W07818 - S0220 W07829 - S0158 W07820 MOV
S 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/1000Z SFC/FL210 S0158 W07820
- S0159 W07819 - S0229 W07823 - S0225 W07837 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/1600Z SFC/FL210 S0158
W07819 - S0230 W07819 - S0228 W07831 - S0159
W07820 - S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/2200Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT CURRENTLY OBS DUE TO WX CLD OBSCN. VA
CLD OBS IN PAST 2 HRS MOV SSW 23 NM FM SUMMIT.
LTLCG EXP IN FL WIND THRU T+12 HRS. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210211/1030Z

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