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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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2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT STRONG PUFFS to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Mon, 31 Aug 2020, 00:30
00:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 30 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 00:13 UTC, 31/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200831/0015Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1029

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT STRONG PUFFS

OBS VA DTG: 30/2340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1544 W07150 - S1720 W07117
- S1725 W07137 - S1710 W07155 - S1608 W07156 -
S1544 W07150 MOV S 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/0530Z SFC/FL270 S1540 W07150
- S1809 W07056 - S1814 W07131 - S1759 W07144 -
S1550 W07155 - S1540 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/1130Z SFC/FL270 S1544
W07150 - S1746 W07047 - S1800 W07113 - S1741
W07135 - S1619 W07153 - S1544 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/1730Z SFC/FL270 S1544
W07150 - S1750 W07053 - S1758 W07120 - S1735
W07136 - S1618 W07153 - S1544 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES MOV RAPIDLY S ARE DETECTED IN
SATELLITE IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC STRONG
EMISSIONS TL FL270 APROX. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200831/0615Z=

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