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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 eruptions:
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: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Mon, 24 Aug 2020, 23:30
23:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 24 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 24 Aug 2020
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 and is moving at 40 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:22 UTC, 24/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200824/2330Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1003

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 24/2240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1547 W07152 - S1552 W06939
- S1625 W07001 - S1547 W07152 MOV E 40KT
SFC/FL230 S1759 W06636 - S1816 W06602 - S1840
W06617 - S1811 W06647 - S1759 W06636 MOV SE 40KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/0430Z SFC/FL230 S1546 W07150
- S1617 W06856 - S1647 W06919 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/1030Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07152 - S1637 W06912 - S1656 W06928 - S1546
W07152

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/1630Z SFC/FL230 S1547
W07151 - S1704 W06902 - S1718 W06909 - S1547
W07151

RMK: STLT IMAGERY SHOWS VA PULSE MOV SE FM
PREVIOUS FCST DISSIPATING QUICKLY AND NEW PULSES MOV E 40 KT. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT
EMS OF GASES AND VA AT SUMMIT LVL WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS TILL FL230 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200825/0530Z=

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