Sabancaya volcano (Peru) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 12 July-18 July 2017 (Continuing Activity)
Observatorio Vulcanológico del Sur del IGP (OVS-IGP) and Observatorio Vulcanológico del INGEMMET (OVI) reported that explosive activity at Sabancaya increased compared to the previous week; there was an average of 19 explosions recorded per day during 10-16 July. Gas-and-ash plumes rose 3.5 km above the crater rim and drifted more than 40 km NW and E. Sulfur dioxide flux was as high as 2,959 tons per day, recorded on 16 July.
Mi, 12. Jul 2017, 06:0006:00 AM | VON: VN
The MIROVA system detected six thermal anomalies. An explosion at 0931 on 19 July generated an ash plume that rose 4 km above the crater rim and drifted N.
Sources: Instituto Geológico Minero y Metalúrgico (INGEMMET), Instituto Geofísico del Perú (IGP)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2017. Report on Sabancaya. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 12 July-18 July 2017. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Mi, 12. Jul 2017, 01:45
Di, 11. Jul 2017, 07:45