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Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: UNABLE TO DETECT to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sunday Mar 15, 2020 20:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 15 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 15 Mar 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:27 UTC, 15/03/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200315/2030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/318

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: UNABLE TO DETECT

OBS VA DTG: 15/20Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1523 W07217 - S1547 W07152
- S1536 W07217 - S1523 W07217 MOV NW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0200Z SFC/FL240 S1511 W07231
- S1547 W07154 - S1525 W07239 - S1511 W07231

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/0800Z SFC/FL240 S1504
W07229 - S1540 W07211 - S1548 W07149 - S1546
W07212 - S1509 W07245 - S1504 W07229

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1400Z NOT AVBL

RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STLT IMAGERY DUE TO
WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITENT EMISSION OF WV
AND GASES WITH SPORADIC PUFF OF VA. T+0 IS
ESTIMATED FM PREVIOUS FCST. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200316/0230Z=

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