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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 eruptions:
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 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sat, 24 Oct 2020, 12:30
12:30 PM | 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 7 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 12:13 UTC, 24/10/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201024/1215Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1254

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 24/1150Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1528 W07216 - S1547 W07151
- S1543 W07220 - S1528 W07216 MOV NW 7KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/1800Z SFC/FL240 S1541 W07245
- S1551 W07212 - S1547 W07150 - S1600 W07206 -
S1606 W07235 - S1541 W07245

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0000Z SFC/FL240 S1517
W07304 - S1528 W07210 - S1548 W07151 - S1537
W07217 - S1548 W07244 - S1517 W07304

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/0600Z SFC/FL240 S1459
W07333 - S1519 W07229 - S1547 W07151 - S1533
W07226 - S1531 W07305 - S1459 W07333

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF STEAM AND INTERMITTENT
PUFF OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201024/1815Z=

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