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Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSION to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Fri, 24 Apr 2020, 07:30
07:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 07:26 UTC, 24/04/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200424/0730Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/486

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 24/0650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1545 W07149 - S1622 W07126
- S1717 W07032 - S1740 W07122 - S1652 W07143 -
S1545 W07149 MOV SE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/1200Z SFC/FL230 S1544 W07149
- S1617 W07122 - S1648 W07031 - S1744 W07051 -
S1654 W07146 - S1555 W07158 - S1544 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/1800Z SFC/FL230 S1545
W07149 - S1622 W07122 - S1647 W07026 - S1745
W07044 - S1652 W07147 - S1556 W07158 - S1545
W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/0000Z SFC/FL230 S1543
W07150 - S1620 W07109 - S1652 W07019 - S1739
W07037 - S1640 W07150 - S1553 W07203 - S1543
W07150

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SE TL
FL 230. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFF OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200424/1330Z=

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Thu, 23 Apr 2020, 08:37

Sabancaya volcano (Peru): intermittent emissions; plume to 23,000 ft

Ash plume from Sabancaya volcano (image: INGEMMET)
On 23 April at 07:10 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 23,000 ft (7,000 m) altitude and drifted SW. ... Read all
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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) 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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