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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: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Wed, 18 Nov 2020, 00:30
00:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 18 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 18 Nov 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 10 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 00:17 UTC, 18/11/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201118/0020Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1356

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 17/2340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1509 W07137 - S1512 W07129
- S1518 W07122 - S1534 W07135 - S1547 W07152 -
S1546 W07154 - S1526 W07146 - S1509 W07137 MOV NE
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0530Z SFC/FL270 S1511 W07130
- S1516 W07121 - S1521 W07118 - S1536 W07132 -
S1547 W07150 - S1546 W07153 - S1524 W07141 -
S1511 W07130

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1130Z SFC/FL270 S1521
W07131 - S1529 W07120 - S1535 W07119 - S1548
W07150 - S1547 W07154 - S1532 W07143 - S1521
W07131

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1730Z SFC/FL270 S1532
W07124 - S1537 W07117 - S1544 W07117 - S1548
W07123 - S1547 W07151 - S1546 W07153 - S1537
W07138 - S1532 W07124

RMK: VA PLUME MOV NE IS SEEN ON STLT IMAGES UNDER
CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT VA
EMISSION WITH SPORADIC PUFFS TILL FL270. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201118/0620Z=

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