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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: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Friday May 08, 2020 08:30 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 05 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:22 UTC, 08/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200508/0830Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/544

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 08/0740Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1544 W07158 - S1545 W07149
- S1556 W07135 - S1601 W07139 - S1552 W07155 -
S1544 W07158 MOV SE 05KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1330Z SFC/FL230 S1543 W07152
- S1547 W07146 - S1552 W07125 - S1604 W07132 -
S1555 W07147 - S1547 W07156 - S1543 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/1930Z SFC/FL230 S1544
W07150 - S1554 W07144 - S1559 W07126 - S1605
W07133 - S1559 W07149 - S1547 W07153 - S1544
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0130Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07149 - S1557 W07146 - S1606 W07131 - S1611
W07137 - S1601 W07149 - S1546 W07152 - S1546
W07149

RMK: VA PULSE OF VA IS HARDLY SEEN ON STLT
IMAGERY PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS
SPRADIC PUFF OF VA TL FL 230 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200508/1430Z=

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