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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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1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM

Friday Aug 31, 2018 21:45 PM |

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 31 Aug 2018
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 31 Aug 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 21:42 UTC, 31/08/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180831/2140Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY
352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/029

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 31/2115Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL190 S0158 W07821 - S0202 W07819
- S0210 W07826 - S0205 W07831 -
S0158 W07821 MOV
SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/0330Z SFC/FL190 S0157
W07819
- S0203 W07818 - S0208 W07846 - S0159 W07846 -
S0157 W07819

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 01/0930Z SFC/FL190 S0158
W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0208
W07846 - S0201
W07846 - S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/1530Z
SFC/FL190 S0157
W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0209 W07846 - S0159
W07846 -
S0157 W07820

RMK: STLT IMAGERY SHOWED A PLUME OF VA EXTD 5 NM
SW OF
THE SUMMIT. LTLCG EXP WITH FUTURE EM.
...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20180901/0345Z

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