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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: ONGOING VA EMS.

Saturday Oct 20, 2018 02:30 AM |

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

FVXX22 at 02:24 UTC, 20/10/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181020/0221Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/185

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 20/0200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0146 W07808 - S0155 W07804
- S0201 W07819 - S0159 W07820 - S0146 W07808 MOV
NE 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/0800Z SFC/FL200 S0146 W07829
- S0159 W07818 - S0201 W07819 - S0157 W07834 -
S0146 W07829

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1400Z SFC/FL200 S0153
W07834 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07817 - S0204
W07835 - S0153 W07834

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/2000Z SFC/FL200 S0158
W07835 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0208
W07835 - S0158 W07835

RMK: INTERMITTENT VA PUFFS SEEN IR STLT AND
VOLCAT IMAGERY. VA MOV TO NE OF SUMMIT. NWP MDLS
NOT INDICATING ACTUAL WIND DIR. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181020/0815Z

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Friday, Oct 19, 2018
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Thursday, Oct 18, 2018
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Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 16 Oct 2018
Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018
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Saturday, Oct 13, 2018
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