Sangay volcano news
Fri, 13 Mar 10:20
Mild eruptive activity, probably strombolian explosions, has been taking place at the summit crater of the volcano. ...more
Wed, 4 Mar 15:43
Mild activity, probably strombolian, is likely occurring at the summit crater of the very remote volcano. ...more
Tue, 3 Mar 12:05
Based on a pilot observation, the Washington VAAC reported that on 26 February an ash plume from Sangay rose to an altitude of 7.3 km (24,000 ft) a.s.l. Satellite images only detected an intermittent thermal anomaly. ...more [read all]
Wed, 28 Jan 17:26
out in his blog. ...more
Mon, 19 Jan 10:32
A hot spot was detected in satellite data (Washington VAAC), suggesting that some mild activity continues in the summit crater of this remote volcano, one of South America's most active.
Sat, 5 Oct 14:34
Aerial view from the NE crater (left ) and the corresponding thermal image (right ) of Sangay (P. Ramon , IGEPN)
Fri, 24 May 21:07
A possible ash emission occurred yesterday at 17:15 GMT, VAAC Washington reported. A pilot observed an ash plume at 25,000 ft (7.5 km) altitude drifting west from the volcano, but no ash could be detected on satellite data.
Sat, 27 Apr 09:04
Brief ash emissions were reported observed through satellite yesterday around noon. Ash plumes rose to about 25,000 ft (7.6 km) altitude or about 2 km above the volcano. ...more
Fri, 12 Apr 11:05
Based on analyses of satellite imagery, the Washington VAAC reported that on 11 April an ash plume from Sangay drifted W.
Mon, 25 Feb 08:27
VAAC Washington reports pilot observations of ash emissions to 25,000 ft (7.5 km) altitude on 22 February. Since the volcano is very remote and one of Ecuador's most active, it is fair to assume that it might be in a state of elevated activity.