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Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Wednesday Sep 16, 2020 12:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 11:51 UTC, 16/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200916/1200Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1097

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 16/1130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1538 W07152 - S1611 W07053
- S1631 W07103 - S1541 W07158 - S1538 W07152 MOV
SE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1730Z SFC/FL240 S1537 W07153
- S1618 W07028 - S1647 W07043 - S1541 W07157 -
S1537 W07153

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/2330Z SFC/FL240 S1538
W07149 - S1623 W07020 - S1647 W07035 - S1540
W07156 - S1538 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/0530Z SFC/FL240 S1537
W07152 - S1629 W07015 - S1652 W07029 - S1540
W07158 - S1537 W07152

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT PUFFS. SOME
PUFFS OF VA TL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200916/1800Z=

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