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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)

Tue, 23 Feb 2021, 07:15
07:15 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:

FVXX21 at 07:13 UTC, 23/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210223/0710Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/212

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 23/0630Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07850 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0205 W07851 - S0155 W07850 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/1230Z SFC/FL200 S0156 W07851
- S0159 W07820 - S0200 W07819 - S0208 W07850 -
S0156 W07851

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/1830Z SFC/FL200 S0159
W07851 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0208
W07850 - S0159 W07851

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 24/0030Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN BINOVC MOVG APROX 20
NM W OF SUMMIT B4 DSIPTNG. SWIR SHOWS PERSISTNET
STG HOTSPOT. LTL CHG IN FCST FL WINDS THRU T+12
HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210223/1315Z

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