Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours
8-16 May 2021: From Stromboli to Etna - Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Sabancaya webcams / live data | Reports
Sabancaya volcano books
Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Fri, 7 Aug 2020, 03:15
03:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 7 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 03:12 UTC, 07/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200807/0315Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/927

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 07/0240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1622 W07046 - S1637 W07047
- S1639 W07055 - S1632 W07057 - S1623 W07056 -
S1622 W07046 MOV SE 10KT SFC/FL260 S1546 W07150 -
S1601 W07143 - S1648 W07142 - S1714 W07159 -
S1704 W07228 - S1556 W07204 - S1546 W07150 MOV SW
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0830Z SFC/FL270 S1658 W06945
- S1712 W06943 - S1721 W06943 - S1719 W06956 -
S1700 W06958 - S1658 W06945 SFC/FL260 S1544
W07151 - S1621 W07128 - S1710 W07125 - S1732
W07202 - S1727 W07229 - S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1430Z SFC/FL260 S1546
W07150 - S1651 W07055 - S1707 W07111 - S1643
W07144 - S1558 W07155 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/2030Z SFC/FL260 S1544
W07152 - S1637 W07032 - S1654 W07042 - S1654
W07104 - S1544 W07152

RMK: THE PREVIOUS PULSE MOV SE IS STILL DETECTED
IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. OTHER PULSES EXTDG S AND SW
ARE ALSO DETECTED. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200807/0915Z=

Previous news
 

More on VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.