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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(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Mon, 3 Aug 2020, 03:00
03:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  3 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 3 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:56 UTC, 03/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200803/0300Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/910

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 03/0230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1546 W07150 - S1629 W07150
- S1623 W07227 - S1553 W07234 - S1546 W07150 MOV
SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0830Z SFC/FL250 S1545 W07246
- S1546 W07150 - S1635 W07210 - S1614 W07243 -
S1545 W07246

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1430Z SFC/FL250 S1543
W07254 - S1545 W07151 - S1637 W07234 - S1615
W07253 - S1543 W07254

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/2030Z SFC/FL250 S1541
W07308 - S1545 W07150 - S1639 W07243 - S1611
W07304 - S1541 W07308

RMK: VA PULSES ARE HARDLY DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT
EMISSIONS OF GASES AND LGT VA WITH SPORADIC PUFF.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200803/0900Z=

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