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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: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION OF VA to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Mon, 24 Aug 2020, 05:30
05:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 05:26 UTC, 24/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200824/0530Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/999

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 24/0430Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S1547 W07150 - S1619 W07135
- S1622 W07144 - S1547 W07150 MOV SE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/1030Z SFC/FL220 S1547 W07150
- S1626 W07124 - S1633 W07142 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/1630Z SFC/FL220 S1547
W07150 - S1625 W07119 - S1635 W07138 - S1547
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/2230Z SFC/FL220 S1547
W07150 - S1620 W07111 - S1635 W07132 - S1547
W07150

RMK: VA PULSE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SSE
PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLDS. THERMAL WEBCAM
SHOWS A WEAK AND CONTINUOUS EMISSION WITH
SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200824/1130Z=

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