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

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Tue, 11 Aug 2020, 20:30
20:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 13 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:15 UTC, 11/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200811/2000Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/946

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 11/1930Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S1547 W07150 - S1555 W07131
- S1602 W07140 - S1547 W07150 MOV SE 13KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0130Z SFC/FL200 S1547 W07150
- S1550 W07131 - S1555 W07113 - S1604 W07120 -
S1555 W07132 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0730Z SFC/FL200 S1547
W07148 - S1548 W07114 - S1601 W07053 - S1611
W07102 - S1556 W07119 - S1547 W07148

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1330Z SFC/FL200 S1545
W07101 - S1602 W07031 - S1613 W07042 - S1555
W07101 - S1547 W07153 - S1545 W07101

RMK: A THIN VA CLD ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGES.
WEBCAM SHOWS A CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF STEAM AND
LGT VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200812/0200Z=

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