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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 EM CONTINUES to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sat, 13 Feb 2021, 03:45
03:45 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 03:37 UTC, 13/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210213/0334Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/172

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM CONTINUES

OBS VA DTG: 13/0320Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0158 W07851 - S0201 W07821
- S0201 W07819 - S0208 W07850 - S0158 W07851 MOV
W 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0930Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07843
- S0200 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0206 W07842 -
S0159 W07843

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/1530Z SFC/FL190 S0159
W07843 - S0200 W07821 - S0201 W07820 - S0206
W07841 - S0159 W07843

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/2130Z SFC/FL190 S0200
W07842 - S0200 W07821 - S0202 W07820 - S0208
W07841 - S0200 W07842

RMK: LGHT VA EM SEEN ON STLT MOV W FM SUMMIT. VA
HEIGHT AND FRCST BASED ON IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE. LTLCG IN WIND DIR THRU T+18 HRS.
...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210213/0930Z

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