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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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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Saturday Aug 01, 2020 09:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:53 UTC, 01/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200801/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/903

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 01/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S1544 W07149 - S1550 W07147
- S1558 W07145 - S1601 W07150 - S1600 W07153 -
S1548 W07155 - S1544 W07153 - S1544 W07149 MOV S
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1400Z SFC/FL220 S1544 W07149
- S1555 W07147 - S1605 W07147 - S1605 W07150 -
S1605 W07153 - S1554 W07153 - S1545 W07153 -
S1544 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/2000Z SFC/FL220 S1541
W07156 - S1541 W07148 - S1547 W07144 - S1601
W07149 - S1559 W07153 - S1558 W07157 - S1544
W07157 - S1541 W07156

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/0200Z SFC/FL220 S1540
W07152 - S1541 W07149 - S1603 W07147 - S1607
W07149 - S1607 W07153 - S1604 W07157 - S1546
W07156 - S1540 W07152

RMK: VA CLD MOV S IS HARD TO DETECT IN STLT
IMAGERY DUE TO A WEAK EMISSION. WEBCAM SHOWS
SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA TL FL220. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200801/1500Z=

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