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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sunday Feb 09, 2020 20:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  9 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 9 Feb 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 20:20 UTC, 09/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200209/2018Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/151

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 09/2001Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S0132 W07831 - S0159 W07820
- S0140 W07848 - S0132 W07831 MOV NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0200Z SFC/FL240 S0132 W07831
- S0159 W07820 - S0140 W07847 - S0132 W07831

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0800Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1400Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: NEW RPRTS OF VA EMS MOV NNW EXTD TO 20NM FM
SUMMIT. VA FCST TO CONT NNW MOV THRU T+6HRS.
...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200210/0215Z

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