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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: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Friday Sep 11, 2020 09:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:26 UTC, 11/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200911/0930Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1076

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 11/0830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1546 W07150 - S1555 W07113
- S1604 W07119 - S1546 W07150 MOV SE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1430Z SFC/FL240 S1547 W07150
- S1603 W07100 - S1620 W07108 - S1554 W07149 -
S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/2030Z SFC/FL240 S1547
W07150 - S1547 W07143 - S1611 W07054 - S1627
W07106 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0230Z SFC/FL240 S1547
W07150 - S1607 W07055 - S1631 W07113 - S1547
W07150

RMK: VA PLUME IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
ESE. THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION
WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200911/1530Z=

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