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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 26000 ft (7900 m)

Sun, 11 Oct 2020, 20:30
20:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Oct 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 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:24 UTC, 11/10/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201011/2030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1203

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 11/2000Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1535 W07159 - S1538 W07146
- S1549 W07143 - S1615 W07158 - S1616 W07220 -
S1600 W07226 - S1543 W07216 - S1535 W07159 MOV SW
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0200Z SFC/FL260 S1528 W07201
- S1534 W07146 - S1549 W07141 - S1609 W07149 -
S1617 W07206 - S1612 W07230 - S1550 W07232 -
S1533 W07222 - S1528 W07201

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0800Z SFC/FL260 S1535
W07155 - S1543 W07141 - S1604 W07146 - S1619
W07203 - S1617 W07225 - S1602 W07234 - S1548
W07226 - S1537 W07210 - S1535 W07155

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1400Z SFC/FL260 S1537
W07146 - S1549 W07143 - S1625 W07158 - S1628
W07214 - S1617 W07226 - S1540 W07155 - S1537
W07146

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLD. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS
OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201012/0230Z=

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