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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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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 28000 ft (8500 m)

Sunday May 03, 2020 10:00 AM | 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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:57 UTC, 03/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200503/1000Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/524

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 03/0920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1546 W07150 - S1604 W07110
- S1616 W07120 - S1546 W07150 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1530Z SFC/FL280 S1546 W07150
- S1649 W06929 - S1723 W07001 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/2130Z SFC/FL280 S1546
W07150 - S1629 W06919 - S1711 W06943 - S1546
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/0330Z SFC/FL280 S1546
W07150 - S1608 W06921 - S1705 W06944 - S1546
W07150

RMK: STLT IMAGERY REVEALS A STRONG PUFF EMISSION
EST FL280 MOV SE. THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS
INTERMITTENT PUFF EMISSIONS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200503/1600Z=

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