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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: STRONG PUFF EMISSION to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Fri, 28 Aug 2020, 15:00
15:00 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 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 14:46 UTC, 28/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200828/1450Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1019

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: STRONG PUFF EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 28/1420Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1547 W07150 - S1610 W07140
- S1632 W07137 - S1634 W07205 - S1611 W07206 -
S1547 W07150 MOV S 15KT SFC/FL300 S1528 W07140 -
S1543 W07125 - S1552 W07143 - S1549 W07152 -
S1535 W07157 - S1528 W07140 MOV E 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/2030Z SFC/FL230 S1547 W07150
- S1559 W07144 - S1630 W07135 - S1630 W07205 -
S1558 W07158 - S1547 W07150 SFC/FL300 S1532
W07133 - S1552 W07128 - S1549 W07151 - S1533
W07156 - S1532 W07133

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/0230Z SFC/FL300 S1454
W07149 - S1535 W07141 - S1549 W07150 - S1549
W07207 - S1504 W07225 - S1454 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 29/0830Z SFC/FL300 S1505
W07156 - S1535 W07145 - S1547 W07150 - S1547
W07202 - S1512 W07231 - S1505 W07156

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUMES MOV E AND
S. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT STRONG PUFF
EMISSIONS TL FL300 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200828/2050Z=

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