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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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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Wednesday Sep 16, 2020 06:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 05:56 UTC, 16/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200916/0600Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1096

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 16/0500Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1546 W07151 - S1605 W07057
- S1613 W07102 - S1546 W07151 MOV SE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1100Z SFC/FL230 S1546 W07151
- S1600 W07049 - S1617 W07058 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1700Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07151 - S1609 W07043 - S1626 W07054 - S1546
W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/2300Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07150 - S1607 W07043 - S1623 W07050 - S1546
W07150

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
SE. THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFFS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200916/1200Z=

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