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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 2020), 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: sporadic emissions of volcanic ash

Sat, 11 May 2019, 18:30
18:30 PM | BY: VN
Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes.
The full report is as follows: INTMT VA EMS..

FVXX21 at 18:27 UTC, 11/05/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190511/1824Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY
352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/012

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 11/1800Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL190 S0151 W07830 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0155 W07832 -
S0151 W07830 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0000Z SFC/FL190 S0150
W07830
- S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0156 W07834 -
S0150 W07830

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 12/0600Z SFC/FL190 S0151
W07829 - S0200 W07819 - S0201
W07819 - S0157
W07833 - S0151 W07829

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1200Z
SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

RMK: INTMT VA EMS OBS THRU BKN CLD CVR MOVG
WNW.
NWP MDLS FCST VA TO CONT MOVG WNW THRU T+12 HRS.
...HOSLEY

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190512/0030Z

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Seismic activity and number of explosions recorded during the last eruption of Sangay (image: IGEPN)
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