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Sangay volcano
Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay volcano news

Sangay volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EM ARND 02/1145Z

Wednesday Aug 02, 2017 13:15 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 13:11 UTC, 02/08/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170802/1310Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY
352090
PSN: S0201 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/006

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. EXPERIMENTAL GOES-16.
NWP
MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: EM ARND 02/1145Z

OBS VA DTG: 02/1245Z

OBS
VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S0140 W07831 - S0155 W07820
- S0202 W07831 - S0201
W07832 - S0140 W07831 MOV
NW 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1900Z
SFC/FL250 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0100Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 03/0700Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: STLT IMAGERY SHOWED A CLD OF VA
CENTERED 10
NM NW OF THE SUMMIT. VA FCST TO DISP WITHIN 6
HOURS.
...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170802/1915Z

Previous news
Thursday, Jul 20, 2017
Washington VAAC reported that on 20 July an ash plume from Sangay rose to an altitude of 8.2 km (27,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted W: ... [more]
Thursday, Nov 17, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Heat signal from Sangay volcano (MIROVA)
Friday, May 20, 2016
The mild eruption that had started in early March continues with no significant changes. ... [more]
Friday, May 06, 2016
Weak (probably strombolian) activity continues at the summit crater, generating small ash plumes that are detected from time to time on satellite imagery: ... [more]

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