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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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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: STRONG PUFF EMISSION to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Wednesday Aug 12, 2020 17:45 PM | BY: VN
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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 17:28 UTC, 12/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200812/1730Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/950

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: STRONG PUFF EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 12/1700Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1544 W07125 - S1559 W07129
- S1555 W07147 - S1547 W07151 - S1544 W07125 MOV
E 50KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/2300Z SFC/FL270 S1529 W07026
- S1559 W07029 - S1555 W07141 - S1547 W07151 -
S1540 W07139 - S1529 W07026

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0500Z SFC/FL270 S1529
W07004 - S1558 W07004 - S1556 W07141 - S1547
W07151 - S1540 W07138 - S1529 W07004

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1100Z SFC/FL270 S1538
W06941 - S1610 W06943 - S1554 W07139 - S1547
W07151 - S1538 W07132 - S1538 W06941

RMK: A STRONG VA PUFF WAS DETECTED ON WEBCAM
IMAGES AND REACHES FL270. VA PLUME HAS VEERED TO
E ON STLT IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR SKIES. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200812/2330Z=

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