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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: EMS AT 17/1139Z

Thursday Aug 17, 2017 12:30 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 12:23 UTC, 17/08/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170817/1221Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY
352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/019

INFO SOURCE: GUAYAQUIL MWO.

ERUPTION DETAILS:
EMS AT 17/1139Z

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

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Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
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Saturday, Aug 12, 2017
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The lava flow of the east-southeast slope of Sngay on 2 Aug 2017 (image: SANTANAestudio / facebook)
Monday, Aug 07, 2017
The volcano is in a new effusive-explosive eruption since late July or early August. A new lava flow started to descend on the east-southeast slope of the stratovolcano. As well, mild explosive activity has been occurring at the summit crater, seen as small ash emissions that have been observed frequently over the past days, producing small ash plumes rising a few 100 meters. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  6 Aug 2017
Sunday, Aug 06, 2017
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