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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM OBS IN STLT. to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Wednesday Jan 08, 2020 00:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  7 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 7 Jan 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 23:54 UTC, 07/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200107/2353Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/033

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. PILOT REPORT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 07/2340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 S0153 W07856 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0208 W07856 - S0153 W07856 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0530Z SFC/FL170 S0153 W07857
- S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0208 W07856 -
S0153 W07857

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1130Z SFC/FL170 S0153
W07857 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0208
W07856 - S0153 W07857

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1730Z SFC/FL170 S0152
W07857 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0208
W07856 - S0152 W07857

RMK: EARLIER VA CLD HAS DSIPG. VA CLD OBS EXTDG
WSW OF SUMMIT APRX 35 NMI. FCST MVMT BASED ON
RECENT ACTVTY AND ASH3D. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200108/0600Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  6 Jan 2020
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 . ... [more]
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 10-15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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