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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Thursday May 07, 2020 20:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 May 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 7 May 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:23 UTC, 07/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200507/2030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/542

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 07/1950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1523 W07136 - S1529 W07131
- S1546 W07150 - S1538 W07150 - S1523 W07136 MOV
NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0200Z SFC/FL260 S1509 W07111
- S1525 W07101 - S1547 W07151 - S1531 W07152 -
S1509 W07111

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0800Z SFC/FL260 S1513
W07139 - S1546 W07144 - S1549 W07149 - S1546
W07157 - S1513 W07201 - S1513 W07139

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1400Z SFC/FL260 S1529
W07126 - S1548 W07124 - S1549 W07152 - S1536
W07156 - S1529 W07126

RMK: VA PLUME MOV NE IS DETECTED ON STLT IMAGERY
UNDER PARTIALLY COVERED SKIES. WEBCAM REVEALS
CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TILL FL260. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200508/0230Z=

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