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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: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Thursday Sep 03, 2020 19:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 18:56 UTC, 03/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200903/1900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1045

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 03/1830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1547 W07151 - S1551 W07130
- S1555 W07059 - S1613 W07059 - S1601 W07128 -
S1547 W07151 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0030Z SFC/FL250 S1546 W07149
- S1559 W07059 - S1604 W07040 - S1628 W07043 -
S1616 W07059 - S1546 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/0630Z SFC/FL250 S1547
W07152 - S1608 W07034 - S1611 W07001 - S1635
W07016 - S1623 W07046 - S1547 W07152

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1230Z SFC/FL250 S1547
W07151 - S1608 W07020 - S1615 W06929 - S1646
W06947 - S1637 W07014 - S1547 W07151

RMK: VA PLUME ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMSS OF STEAM, GASES AND
INTERMITENT PUFF OF VA TL FL250 MOV ESE. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200904/0100Z=

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