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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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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Sat, 26 Sep 2020, 13:30
13:30 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 10 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 13:27 UTC, 26/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200926/1335Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1139

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 26/1300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1515 W07148 - S1528 W07135
- S1601 W07149 - S1559 W07215 - S1520 W07207 -
S1515 W07148 MOV N 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/1900Z SFC/FL270 S1504 W07149
- S1511 W07138 - S1531 W07134 - S1600 W07147 -
S1557 W07216 - S1523 W07214 - S1508 W07204 -
S1504 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/0100Z SFC/FL270 S1456
W07142 - S1507 W07128 - S1532 W07138 - S1554
W07143 - S1554 W07200 - S1519 W07205 - S1456
W07142

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/0700Z SFC/FL270 S1458
W07122 - S1510 W07115 - S1519 W07120 - S1534
W07132 - S1555 W07143 - S1553 W07156 - S1523
W07158 - S1505 W07146 - S1458 W07122

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NW AND NE ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES AND VA
AND WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200926/1935Z=

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