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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA CLD OBS IN STLT. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Jan 08, 2020 22:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  8 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 8 Jan 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 21:58 UTC, 08/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200108/2157Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/037

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 08/2140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0152 W07849 - S0159 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0205 W07848 - S0152 W07849 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0330Z SFC/FL190 S0152 W07849
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07848 -
S0152 W07849

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0930Z SFC/FL190 S0152
W07851 - S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0207
W07850 - S0152 W07851

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1530Z SFC/FL190 S0155
W07853 - S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0214
W07852 - S0155 W07853

RMK: CONS VA CLD OBS MOV W FM SUMMIT. FCST MVMT
FM NWP MODEL GUIDANCE AND ASH3D. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200109/0400Z

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