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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: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Fri, 7 Aug 2020, 09:30
09:30 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 S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:14 UTC, 07/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200807/0915Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/928

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 07/0840Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1544 W07153 - S1544 W07150
- S1640 W07129 - S1725 W07141 - S1714 W07202 -
S1544 W07153 MOV S 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1430Z SFC/FL260 S1546 W07150
- S1656 W07113 - S1710 W07127 - S1654 W07159 -
S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/2030Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07152 - S1622 W07040 - S1640 W07048 - S1627
W07123 - S1602 W07141 - S1545 W07152

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/0230Z SFC/FL260 S1544
W07151 - S1559 W07158 - S1612 W07208 - S1611
W07226 - S1552 W07238 - S1544 W07151

RMK: VA PULSES MOV S AND SE ARE DETECTED IN
SATELLITE IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMISSIONS OF
GASES AND LGT VA WITH SPORADIC PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200807/1515Z=

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