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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(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Mon, 5 Oct 2020, 00:30
00:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  5 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 5 Oct 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 00:22 UTC, 05/10/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201005/0030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1173

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 04/2350Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1546 W07150 - S1600 W07154
- S1611 W07202 - S1558 W07222 - S1549 W07205 -
S1546 W07150 MOV SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0600Z SFC/FL250 S1546 W07150
- S1609 W07201 - S1630 W07228 - S1610 W07250 -
S1600 W07222 - S1555 W07213 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1200Z SFC/FL250 S1546
W07150 - S1605 W07205 - S1620 W07236 - S1604
W07252 - S1555 W07208 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1800Z SFC/FL250 S1546
W07150 - S1603 W07210 - S1615 W07243 - S1605
W07251 - S1558 W07216 - S1546 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW ARE HARDLY SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY DUE TO WX CLD CVR. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS
OF GASES WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS. SOME PUFFS OF
VA TL FL250 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201005/0630Z=

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