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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: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Friday May 22, 2020 01:15 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 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:06 UTC, 22/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200522/0110Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/603

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 22/0010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1546 W07150 - S1613 W07116
- S1619 W07125 - S1546 W07150 MOV SE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0600Z SFC/FL230 S1546 W07150
- S1620 W07100 - S1634 W07117 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1200Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07150 - S1620 W07058 - S1637 W07119 - S1546
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1800Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07150 - S1621 W07057 - S1639 W07119 - S1610
W07142 - S1546 W07150

RMK: VA PULSE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SE
EXTENDING 43NMI WITH PARTIALLY COVERED SKIES.
THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200522/0710Z=

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Emissions rising from Sabancaya volcano (image: INGEMMET)
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 24,000 ft (7,300 m) altitude and drifted E. ... [more]

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