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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 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sat, 22 Aug 2020, 21:30
21:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:18 UTC, 22/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200822/2130Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/993

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 22/2050Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1541 W07152 - S1626 W07035
- S1641 W07043 - S1648 W07059 - S1616 W07135 -
S1552 W07155 - S1542 W07154 - S1541 W07152 MOV SE
20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0300Z SFC/FL240 S1541 W07150
- S1628 W07032 - S1643 W07031 - S1653 W07038 -
S1653 W07059 - S1555 W07153 - S1543 W07155 -
S1541 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/0900Z SFC/FL240 S1541
W07150 - S1626 W07029 - S1639 W07025 - S1648
W07031 - S1652 W07051 - S1615 W07134 - S1552
W07155 - S1543 W07154 - S1541 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/1500Z SFC/FL240 S1540
W07149 - S1625 W07027 - S1634 W07017 - S1647
W07019 - S1652 W07031 - S1647 W07047 - S1601
W07146 - S1550 W07154 - S1543 W07155 - S1540
W07149

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES AND VA AT SUMMIT
LVL WITH SPORADIC PUFFS TILL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200823/0330Z=

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