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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: STRONG PUFF EMISSIONS to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Wednesday Sep 09, 2020 13:15 PM | BY: VN
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 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 12:58 UTC, 09/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200909/1300Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1068

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: STRONG PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 09/1240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1528 W07150 - S1532 W07135
- S1543 W07122 - S1553 W07125 - S1546 W07151 -
S1528 W07150 MOV NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1830Z SFC/FL270 S1511 W07143
- S1520 W07118 - S1536 W07106 - S1554 W07105 -
S1546 W07151 - S1511 W07143

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0030Z SFC/FL270 S1540
W07132 - S1551 W07115 - S1613 W07121 - S1613
W07141 - S1546 W07152 - S1540 W07132

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/0630Z SFC/FL270 S1544
W07117 - S1608 W07114 - S1619 W07139 - S1546
W07151 - S1544 W07117

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV NE
15KT. WEBCAM SHOWS STRONG PUFF EMISSIONS TL
FL270. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200909/1900Z=

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