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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 EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Thu, 6 Aug 2020, 01:30
01:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 6 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:24 UTC, 06/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200806/0130Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/922

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 05/2350Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1542 W07152 - S1546 W07150
- S1601 W07156 - S1608 W07202 - S1604 W07209 -
S1552 W07204 - S1547 W07200 - S1542 W07152 MOV SW
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0600Z SFC/FL240 S1544 W07152
- S1546 W07149 - S1559 W07153 - S1609 W07159 -
S1607 W07204 - S1604 W07206 - S1551 W07200 -
S1544 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1200Z SFC/FL240 S1544
W07148 - S1557 W07151 - S1610 W07155 - S1609
W07201 - S1555 W07158 - S1546 W07151 - S1544
W07148

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1800Z SFC/FL240 S1544
W07152 - S1544 W07150 - S1556 W07147 - S1608
W07149 - S1610 W07152 - S1607 W07156 - S1554
W07154 - S1544 W07152

RMK: VA PLUME MVG SW DETECTED IN STLT DATA.
WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS WITH SOME
STRONG PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200806/0730Z=

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