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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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2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 28000 ft (8500 m)

Wednesday Mar 18, 2020 12:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 11:55 UTC, 18/03/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200318/1200Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/330

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 18/1130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1547 W07150 - S1600 W07202
- S1554 W07208 - S1547 W07150 MOV SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1730Z SFC/FL280 S1547 W07152
- S1610 W07159 - S1604 W07210 - S1547 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/2330Z SFC/FL280 S1548
W07150 - S1620 W07209 - S1611 W07217 - S1548
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0530Z SFC/FL280 S1549
W07152 - S1608 W07202 - S1630 W07222 - S1621
W07235 - S1604 W07210 - S1549 W07152

RMK: VA PLUME ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOW
CONTINUOUS EMSISSION OF STEAM, GAS AND SPORADIC
PUFFS OF VA.. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200318/1800Z=

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