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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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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PUFF EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Fri, 21 Aug 2020, 22:45
22:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 21 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 21 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 22:34 UTC, 21/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200821/2240Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/989

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 21/2140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1535 W07125 - S1559 W07128
- S1600 W07137 - S1602 W07149 - S1543 W07156 -
S1544 W07142 - S1541 W07134 - S1535 W07125 MOV E
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0330Z SFC/FL260 S1530 W07120
- S1553 W07111 - S1603 W07122 - S1605 W07142 -
S1546 W07155 - S1543 W07149 - S1546 W07143 -
S1543 W07142 - S1538 W07131 - S1535 W07125 -
S1530 W07120

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0930Z SFC/FL260 S1539
W07126 - S1547 W07123 - S1603 W07125 - S1607
W07141 - S1541 W07156 - S1546 W07141 - S1539
W07126

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1530Z SFC/FL260 S1540
W07119 - S1551 W07114 - S1603 W07122 - S1601
W07141 - S1543 W07155 - S1541 W07135 - S1540
W07119

RMK: VA MVG E AND SE IS DETECTED ON STLT IMAGERY
UNDER SOME CLD COVER. WEBCAM SHOWED TWO STRONG
PUFF EMISSIONS IN LAST IMAGES TL FL260. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200822/0440Z=

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