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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: VA DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY

Friday Jan 17, 2020 21:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 17 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 17 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 21:39 UTC, 17/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200117/2137Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/059

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY

RMK: WE HAVE RECEIVED INFORMATION SUGGESTING A
POSSIBLE VA EMISSION. WE WILL GATHER FURTHER
INFORMATION AND ISSUE A FULL ADVISORY AS SOON AS
POSSIBLE.

NXT ADVISORY: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

Previous news
Ash trace from a pyroclastic flow on the SE side of Sangay on 9 Jan 2020 morning
Friday, Jan 17, 2020
The mainly effusive activity of the volcano remains intense, but due to near-constant cloud and fog cover is very difficult to observe. ... [more]

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