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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: PUFF EMISSIONS to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Mon, 10 Aug 2020, 02:00
02:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:51 UTC, 10/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200810/0200Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/939

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 10/0120Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1543 W07150 - S1608 W07150
- S1604 W07159 - S1543 W07150 MOV S 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0730Z SFC/FL230 S1543 W07152
- S1611 W07136 - S1616 W07150 - S1543 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1330Z SFC/FL230 S1544
W07151 - S1604 W07122 - S1611 W07134 - S1544
W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1930Z SFC/FL230 S1544
W07152 - S1606 W07119 - S1613 W07130 - S1544
W07152

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS SMALL VA PLUME MOV S
15KT. WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA TL
FL230 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200810/0800Z=

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