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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: INTERMITTENT VA PULSES to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Thursday Aug 13, 2020 05:45 AM | BY: VN
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 40 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 05:29 UTC, 13/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200813/0530Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/952

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT VA PULSES

OBS VA DTG: 13/0500Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1545 W07151 - S1606 W07004
- S1625 W07009 - S1612 W07106 - S1548 W07153 -
S1545 W07151 MOV SE 40KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/1100Z SFC/FL230 S1544 W07150
- S1619 W06913 - S1643 W06927 - S1622 W07046 -
S1547 W07153 - S1544 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1700Z SFC/FL230 S1544
W07151 - S1619 W06948 - S1642 W06959 - S1626
W07049 - S1549 W07150 - S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/2300Z SFC/FL230 S1545
W07152 - S1620 W06949 - S1641 W06959 - S1627
W07047 - S1547 W07153 - S1545 W07152

RMK: ISOLATED VA PULSES MOV SE ARE DETECTED IN
SATELLITE IMAGERY. STRONG WINDS OVER THE VOLCANO.
WEBCAMS ARE OUT OF SERVICE. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200813/1130Z=

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