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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 EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Thu, 8 Oct 2020, 08:45
08:45 AM | 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 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:34 UTC, 08/10/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201008/0840Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1188

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 08/0750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1542 W07205 - S1545 W07152
- S1547 W07151 - S1549 W07219 - S1549 W07225 -
S1546 W07230 - S1543 W07222 - S1542 W07205 MOV W
15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1400Z SFC/FL240 S1542 W07214
- S1544 W07150 - S1546 W07147 - S1551 W07220 -
S1550 W07247 - S1547 W07249 - S1544 W07244 -
S1542 W07214

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/2000Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07212 - S1544 W07149 - S1546 W07149 - S1555
W07217 - S1554 W07223 - S1548 W07228 - S1543
W07212

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0200Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07150 - S1547 W07147 - S1558 W07214 - S1552
W07222 - S1547 W07216 - S1543 W07150

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME IS IDENTIFIABLE FM
SATELLITE DATA MOV W 15KT AT FL240. IR WEBCAM
SHOWS INTERMITTENT STRONG EMISSIONS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201008/1440Z=

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