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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: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Wednesday Sep 16, 2020 20:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 Sep 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:37 UTC, 16/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200916/2045Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1099

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 16/2015Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1545 W07152 - S1633 W07041
- S1656 W07047 - S1702 W07119 - S1545 W07152 MOV
SE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0230Z SFC/FL260 S1545 W07151
- S1637 W07029 - S1702 W07038 - S1708 W07116 -
S1545 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/0830Z SFC/FL260 S1546
W07151 - S1640 W07028 - S1704 W07038 - S1710
W07112 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1430Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07151 - S1638 W07027 - S1706 W07038 - S1708
W07117 - S1545 W07151

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV SE
30KT, MOSTLY HIDDEN BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF
EMISSIONS OF VA TL FL260. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200917/0245Z=

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