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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: WEAK EMISSIONS OF GASES AND SPORADIC VA to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thursday May 21, 2020 13:15 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 13:07 UTC, 21/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200521/1310Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/601

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: WEAK EMISSIONS OF GASES AND
SPORADIC VA

OBS VA DTG: 21/1240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1543 W07119 - S1550 W07117
- S1547 W07145 - S1545 W07151 - S1543 W07119 MOV
E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1830Z SFC/FL210 S1544 W07053
- S1604 W07041 - S1617 W07049 - S1546 W07150 -
S1544 W07053

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0030Z SFC/FL210 S1546
W07151 - S1601 W07016 - S1625 W07001 - S1637
W07017 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/0630Z SFC/FL210 S1545
W07152 - S1611 W07002 - S1641 W07008 - S1545
W07152

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME MOV E CAN BE SEEN IN VIS
STLT IMAGERY AND WEBCAM UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200521/1910Z=

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Emissions rising from Sabancaya volcano (image: INGEMMET)
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
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