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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: CONS VA EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Fri, 12 Feb 2021, 16:30
16:30 PM | 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 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 16:16 UTC, 12/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210212/1614Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/170

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 12/1530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07819
- S0211 W07857 - S0202 W07859 - S0159 W07820 MOV
W 15KT SFC/FL200 S0232 W07853 - S0241 W07849 -
S0246 W07901 - S0236 W07905 - S0232 W07853 MOV SW
15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/2130Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820
- S0203 W07820 - S0242 W07858 - S0229 W07911 -
S0159 W07820 SFC/FL200 NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0330Z SFC/FL190 S0159
W07820 - S0203 W07820 - S0232 W07901 - S0212
W07911 - S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0930Z SFC/FL190 S0159
W07819 - S0202 W07817 - S0223 W07911 - S0205
W07915 - S0159 W07819

RMK: VA OBSD IN G16 STLT IMAGERY TO ABT 30 NMI W
AND 55 NMI SW OF SUMMIT. WSHIFT ARND 1330 MOVD VA
FM SW TO W. NWP MDLS FCST CONTD VA MOVMT TO SW
THEN BACK TO WSW BY T+18. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210212/2215Z

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