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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 news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PULSES OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Sunday Aug 02, 2020 09:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:58 UTC, 02/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200802/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/907

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PULSES OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 02/0830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1546 W07151 - S1559 W07202
- S1604 W07216 - S1556 W07224 - S1547 W07211 -
S1546 W07151 MOV SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1430Z SFC/FL260 S1546 W07150
- S1601 W07208 - S1605 W07226 - S1554 W07229 -
S1547 W07229 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/2030Z SFC/FL260 S1543
W07236 - S1546 W07150 - S1602 W07212 - S1604
W07228 - S1555 W07235 - S1543 W07236

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0230Z SFC/FL260 S1543
W07241 - S1546 W07150 - S1549 W07150 - S1559
W07223 - S1555 W07240 - S1543 W07241

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW AND BARELY W ARE DETECTED
IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMISSIONS
OF GASES AND LGT VA WITH INTERMITTENT PULSES.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200802/1500Z=

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