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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 CONT to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sun, 14 Feb 2021, 00:15
00:15 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 00:08 UTC, 14/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210214/0005Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/176

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS CONT

OBS VA DTG: 13/2340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0152 W07834 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0201 W07834 - S0152 W07834 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/0530Z SFC/FL190 S0144 W07816
- S0201 W07819 - S0201 W07821 - S0144 W07822 -
S0144 W07816

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/1130Z SFC/FL190 S0146
W07807 - S0154 W07805 - S0200 W07820 - S0159
W07821 - S0146 W07807

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/1730Z SFC/FL190 S0146
W07807 - S0153 W07802 - S0201 W07820 - S0159
W07820 - S0146 W07807

RMK: VA DETCTED ON STLT MOVG WNW OF SUMMIT.
PERSISTENT HOTSPOT NOTED ON SWIR. NWP MDL WINDS
FCST TO VEER COMING FM THE SW BY T+12 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210214/0600Z

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