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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(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC WEAK EMISSIONS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sunday May 17, 2020 20:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:18 UTC, 17/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200517/2030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/584

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC WEAK EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 17/1950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1546 W07151 - S1549 W07136
- S1553 W07140 - S1547 W07152 - S1546 W07151 MOV
SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0200Z SFC/FL210 S1546 W07151
- S1550 W07132 - S1555 W07137 - S1547 W07152 -
S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0800Z SFC/FL210 S1546
W07151 - S1553 W07129 - S1557 W07134 - S1547
W07152 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1400Z SFC/FL210 S1546
W07151 - S1555 W07126 - S1600 W07131 - S1546
W07152 - S1546 W07151

RMK: VA DETECTION IN STLT IMAGERY IS PARTIALLY
HIDDEN BY SOME CLOUDS. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF
GASES WITH SPORADIC AND WEAK EMISSIONS VA AT
SUMMIT LVL. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200518/0230Z=

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