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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)
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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: RPRT OF VA EMS

Sunday Aug 06, 2017 15:15 PM |

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  6 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 6 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 15:04 UTC, 06/08/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170806/1503Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY
352090
PSN: S0201 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/008

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GUAYAQUIL MWO.


ERUPTION DETAILS: RPRT OF VA EMS

RMK: WE HAVE RECEIVED INFORMATION
SUGGESTING A
POSSIBLE VA EMISSION. WE WILL GATHER FURTHER
INFORMATION
AND ISSUE A FULL ADVISORY AS SOON AS
POSSIBLE.

NXT ADVISORY: AS SOON AS
POSSIBLE

Previous news
Wednesday, Aug 02, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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