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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: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Tue, 13 Oct 2020, 02:30
02:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 13 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 13 Oct 2020
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 05 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:28 UTC, 13/10/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201013/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1208

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 13/0200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1542 W07200 - S1546 W07150
- S1607 W07152 - S1608 W07208 - S1601 W07209 -
S1542 W07200 MOV SW 05KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0800Z SFC/FL270 S1546 W07150
- S1601 W07137 - S1607 W07138 - S1607 W07152 -
S1558 W07200 - S1548 W07202 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1400Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07151 - S1602 W07137 - S1608 W07144 - S1605
W07154 - S1601 W07205 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/2000Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07150 - S1601 W07133 - S1610 W07136 - S1607
W07147 - S1602 W07150 - S1552 W07153 - S1546
W07150

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW ARE HARDLY DETECTED IN
SATELLITE IMAGERY UNDER WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS
SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201013/0830Z=

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