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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Thu, 20 Aug 2020, 14:30
14:30 PM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 14:22 UTC, 20/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200820/1430Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/983

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 20/1320Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1542 W07132 - S1550 W07132
- S1549 W07150 - S1547 W07151 - S1542 W07132 MOV
E 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/1930Z SFC/FL230 S1532 W07113
- S1547 W07109 - S1551 W07125 - S1547 W07151 -
S1532 W07113

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0130Z SFC/FL230 S1516
W07123 - S1532 W07107 - S1550 W07147 - S1547
W07151 - S1516 W07123

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/0730Z SFC/FL230 S1514
W07138 - S1530 W07117 - S1549 W07147 - S1547
W07151 - S1514 W07138

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME MOV E IS DETECTED ON STLT
IMAGERY UNDER A CI CLD COVER. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION AT SUMMIT LVL WITH
SPORADIC PUFFS TILL FL230. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200820/2030Z=

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