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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Thursday May 14, 2020 19:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 14 May 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 14 May 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 19:13 UTC, 14/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200514/1920Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/571

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 14/1830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1547 W07150 - S1555 W07038
- S1613 W07049 - S1553 W07148 - S1547 W07150 MOV
SE 40KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0030Z SFC/FL240 S1541 W07013
- S1611 W07016 - S1555 W07144 - S1547 W07150 -
S1541 W07013

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/0630Z SFC/FL240 S1536
W06957 - S1604 W07004 - S1552 W07147 - S1547
W07150 - S1536 W06957

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1230Z SFC/FL240 S1529
W06946 - S1601 W06944 - S1549 W07150 - S1544
W07150 - S1529 W06946

RMK: VA PLUME IS VEERING FROM SE TO E IN STLT
IMAGERY AND ITS EXTENSION IS PARTIALLY HINDERED
BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION
WITH SPORADIC PUFFS TILL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200515/0120Z=

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