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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Saturday Jul 18, 2020 18:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 18 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 18 Jul 2020
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 and is moving at 05 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 18:26 UTC, 18/07/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200718/1830Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/846

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 18/1800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1547 W07150 - S1557 W07142
- S1557 W07153 - S1547 W07150 MOV S 05KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0000Z SFC/FL210 S1547 W07150
- S1602 W07138 - S1601 W07153 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0600Z SFC/FL210 S1547
W07150 - S1607 W07137 - S1607 W07154 - S1547
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1200Z SFC/FL210 S1547
W07150 - S1612 W07141 - S1611 W07159 - S1547
W07150

RMK: A FAINT PLUME ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMISSIONS OF STEAM,GASES AND
SPORADIC PUFF OF LGT VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200719/0030Z=

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