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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: INTERMITENT EMISSION to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Mon, 17 Aug 2020, 12:00
12:00 PM | BY: VN
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 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 11:54 UTC, 17/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200817/1200Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/970

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITENT EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 17/1130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S1546 W07152 - S1552 W07132
- S1600 W07137 - S1546 W07152 MOV SE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1730Z SFC/FL200 S1549 W07150
- S1607 W07123 - S1612 W07139 - S1549 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/2330Z SFC/FL200 S1548
W07150 - S1614 W07058 - S1621 W07115 - S1548
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0530Z SFC/FL200 S1550
W07152 - S1623 W07023 - S1634 W07035 - S1550
W07152

RMK: A WEAK VA CLD IS PARTIALLY DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGES, DUE TO MOSTLY COVERED BY WX CLD WEBCAM
SHOWS INTERMITENT EMISSSION OF STEAM AND LGT VA
MOV ESE TL FL200. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200817/1800Z=

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