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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: INTERMITTENT STRONG EMISSIONS to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Sat, 17 Oct 2020, 08:30
08:30 AM | 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 NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:21 UTC, 17/10/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201017/0830Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1225

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT STRONG EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 17/0740Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1529 W07134 - S1534 W07128
- S1542 W07125 - S1550 W07129 - S1549 W07146 -
S1546 W07152 - S1537 W07147 - S1529 W07134 MOV NE
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1330Z SFC/FL270 S1524 W07114
- S1534 W07109 - S1544 W07107 - S1552 W07110 -
S1550 W07135 - S1546 W07152 - S1536 W07144 -
S1524 W07114

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1930Z SFC/FL270 S1533
W07122 - S1542 W07119 - S1551 W07119 - S1551
W07133 - S1546 W07152 - S1537 W07143 - S1533
W07122

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0130Z SFC/FL270 S1526
W07130 - S1532 W07121 - S1541 W07122 - S1546
W07131 - S1548 W07153 - S1531 W07144 - S1526
W07130

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV NE
10KT, PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS
SOME STRONG AND INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA TL
FL270. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201017/1430Z=

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