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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: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Thu, 4 Feb 2021, 08:00
08:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 07:46 UTC, 04/02/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210204/0750Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/142

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 04/0720Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1546 W07150 - S1557 W07145
- S1614 W07150 - S1612 W07201 - S1546 W07150 MOV
S 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1330Z SFC/FL260 S1547 W07150
- S1634 W07139 - S1638 W07155 - S1634 W07210 -
S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1930Z SFC/FL260 S1546
W07150 - S1614 W07151 - S1627 W07228 - S1604
W07240 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0130Z SFC/FL260 S1546
W07256 - S1547 W07150 - S1609 W07251 - S1546
W07256

RMK: INTERMITTENT PULSES OF VA ARE DETECTED IN
STLT IMAGERY AND WEBCAM WITH PARTIALLY COVERED
SKIES...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210204/1350Z=

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