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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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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PULSES OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Wednesday Sep 02, 2020 09:45 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:38 UTC, 02/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200902/0940Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1039

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PULSES OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 02/0920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1544 W07150 - S1614 W07110
- S1625 W07120 - S1611 W07143 - S1546 W07153 -
S1544 W07150 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1530Z SFC/FL260 S1544 W07151
- S1602 W07054 - S1622 W07058 - S1611 W07128 -
S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/2130Z SFC/FL260 S1544
W07150 - S1548 W07056 - S1604 W07055 - S1601
W07121 - S1550 W07149 - S1544 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0330Z SFC/FL260 S1540
W07051 - S1559 W07052 - S1555 W07122 - S1544
W07152 - S1540 W07051

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMISSIONS WITH
SPORADIC VA PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200902/1540Z=

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