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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 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sat, 20 Feb 2021, 06:15
06:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 06:12 UTC, 20/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210220/0609Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/203

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 20/0540Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0200 W07819 - S0218 W07819
- S0213 W07829 - S0200 W07820 - S0200 W07819 MOV
S 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1130Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07818
- S0201 W07819 - S0212 W07826 - S0206 W07831 -
S0159 W07818

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1730Z SFC/FL200 S0159
W07819 - S0201 W07818 - S0208 W07829 - S0202
W07834 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/2330Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED ON STLT MOVG SSW OF
SUMMIT. NWP MDL WINDS FCST TO VEER BECMG MORE
FM THE ENE BY T+6 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210220/1215Z

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