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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) Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive

Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PUFF EMISSIONS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 21:45
21:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Jan 2021
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Jan 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:43 UTC, 17/01/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210117/2145Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/069

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 17/2120Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1520 W07205 - S1547 W07150
- S1537 W07227 - S1526 W07221 - S1520 W07205 MOV
NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0330Z SFC/FL250 S1527 W07159
- S1546 W07150 - S1538 W07220 - S1531 W07210 -
S1527 W07159

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0930Z SFC/FL250 S1518
W07204 - S1547 W07150 - S1537 W07228 - S1524
W07216 - S1518 W07204

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1530Z SFC/FL250 S1520
W07201 - S1546 W07150 - S1535 W07226 - S1525
W07212 - S1520 W07201

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV NW
10KT. WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF EMISSIONS TL FL250. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210118/0345Z=

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