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

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sun, 16 Aug 2020, 06:00
06:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 25 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 05:56 UTC, 16/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200816/0600Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/965

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 16/0510Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1546 W07150 - S1554 W07053
- S1606 W07056 - S1546 W07150 MOV E 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1100Z SFC/FL210 S1546 W07150
- S1556 W07035 - S1620 W07042 - S1644 W07104 -
S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1700Z SFC/FL210 S1546
W07150 - S1612 W07034 - S1647 W07100 - S1546
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/2300Z SFC/FL210 S1546
W07150 - S1616 W07033 - S1640 W07052 - S1546
W07150

RMK: VA PULSE IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGES MOV ESE.
THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS A WEAK AND CONTINUOUS
EMISSION WITH SPORADIC PUFFS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200816/1200Z=

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