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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) Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive

Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC EMISSIONS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Mon, 17 Aug 2020, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:59 UTC, 16/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200817/0000Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/968

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 16/2330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1546 W07150 - S1554 W07020
- S1622 W07024 - S1638 W07047 - S1558 W07155 -
S1546 W07150 MOV SE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0530Z SFC/FL250 S1547 W07150
- S1549 W07008 - S1622 W07010 - S1640 W07040 -
S1559 W07149 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1130Z SFC/FL250 S1547
W07150 - S1549 W07010 - S1619 W07008 - S1646
W07038 - S1558 W07152 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1730Z SFC/FL250 S1546
W07150 - S1555 W07006 - S1625 W07004 - S1646
W07034 - S1605 W07150 - S1546 W07150

RMK: VA CLD DETECTED IN STLT DATA MOV ESE TL
FL250. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT EMISSION WITH
SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200817/0600Z=

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