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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: NEW VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Fri, 19 Feb 2021, 10:45
10:45 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 10:37 UTC, 19/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210219/1035Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/199

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 19/1000Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0200 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0214 W07825 - S0209 W07830 - S0200 W07820 MOV
SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1600Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820
- S0200 W07818 - S0216 W07818 - S0216 W07823 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/2200Z SFC/FL190 S0159
W07819 - S0217 W07813 - S0217 W07818 - S0201
W07820 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0400Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA DETECTED ON STLT MOVG SW OF SUMMIT.
HOTSPOT NOTED ON SWIR. NWP MDL WINDS FCST TO BACK
BECMG MORE FM THE N NXT 12 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210219/1630Z

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